Under existing law, when an initial report of child abuse or neglect is made to a law enforcement agency, the agency is required to inform the Department of Human Resources
This bill would require the law enforcement agency to also inform a local child advocacy center approved by the Department of Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention
To amend Section 26-14-3, Code of Alabama 1975, as last amended by Act 2016-354 of the 2016 Regular Session, relating to the reporting of child abuse or neglect; to provide for further reporting requirements.
|February 28, 2017||H||Read for the first time and referred to the House of Representatives committee on Public Safety and Homeland Security|
|Hearing||March 8, 2017||Room 418 at 09:00||House PS&HS Hearing|
|Bill Text||HB330 Alabama 2017 Session - Introduced|