HB 294 Child abuse and neglect investigations.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Child abuse and neglect investigations. Requires all mandatory reporters of child abuse and neglect who maintain a record on the alleged victim to make information, records and reports that are relevant to the investigation available to the child protective services investigator. The bill adds immunity from civil or criminal prosecution or administrative penalty or sanction for persons providing information or records in good faith. Both amendments parallel provisions already existing in the adult abuse reporting statute. The bill also clarifies that this information may be provided irrespective of the prohibition against disclosing communications between physicians and patient. Finally, the bill has technical amendments.

Full text:
01/09/02  House: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/07/02 027362836  pdf
01/24/02  House: Printed as engrossed 027362836-E  pdf
03/12/02  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB294ER)  pdf
04/17/02  House: Reenrolled bill text (HB294ER2)  pdf
04/18/02  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0860)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments
Senate amendments
Senate amendments engrossed
Governor's recommendation

Status:
01/09/02  House: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/07/02 027362836
01/09/02  House: Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/15/02  House: Reported from H. W. I. (22-Y 0-N)
01/15/02  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/21/02  House: Reported from C. J. with amendment (22-Y 0-N)
01/23/02  House: Read first time
01/24/02  House: Read second time
01/24/02  House: Committee amendment agreed to
01/24/02  House: Engrossed by House as amended
01/24/02  House: Printed as engrossed 027362836-E
01/25/02  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/25/02  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
01/25/02  House: Communicated to Senate
01/28/02  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
01/28/02  Senate: Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/22/02  Senate: Reported from R. & S. S. w/amendments (14-Y 0-N)
02/25/02  Senate: Const. reading disp., passed by for the day (38-Y 0-N)
02/25/02  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (38-Y 0-N)
02/26/02  Senate: Read third time
02/26/02  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
02/26/02  Senate: Committee amendments agreed to
02/26/02  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/26/02  Senate: Passed Senate with amendments (39-Y 0-N)
02/26/02  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE R (39-Y 0-N)
02/27/02  House: Placed on Calendar
02/28/02  House: Senate amendments agreed to by House (92-Y 0-N)
02/28/02  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (92-Y 0-N)
03/12/02  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB294ER)
03/18/02  House: Enrolled
03/18/02  House: Signed by Speaker
03/18/02  Senate: Signed by President
04/08/02  House: Governor's recommendation received by House
04/17/02  House: Placed on Calendar
04/17/02  House: House concurred in Gov's recommendation (98-Y 0-N)
04/17/02  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N)
04/17/02  Senate: Senate concurred in Gov's recommendation (40-Y 0-N)
04/17/02  Senate: VOTE: ADOPT GOV. RECOMM. (40-Y 0-N)
04/17/02  Governor: Governor's recommendation adopted
04/17/02  House: Reenrolled
04/17/02  House: Reenrolled bill text (HB294ER2)
04/17/02  House: Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/17/02  Senate: Signed by President as reenrolled
04/17/02  House: Enacted, Chapter 860 (effective - 7/1/02)
04/18/02  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0860)