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2018 Senate Bill 797: Establish foster care alternative

Public Act 433 of 2018

Introduced by Sen. Vincent Gregory D-Lathrup Village on January 30, 2018
To clarify that the actions of child placement agency licensed under a law regulating child care organizations are not governed by that law for purposes of the proposal in Senate Bills 488 and 798 to create a potential alternative for court-ordered foster care that would allow a parent or guardian to delegate to another person the care, custody, or property of a minor child for up to 180 days.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Oversight Committee on January 30, 2018
Reported in the Senate on February 20, 2018
With the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Received in the House on February 22, 2018
Referred to the House Families, Children, and Seniors Committee on February 22, 2018
Reported in the House on November 29, 2018
Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on December 20, 2018