SB 44 Kinship Guardianship Assistance program; established.
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Summary as passed Senate: (all summaries)

Kinship Guardianship Assistance program. Creates the Kinship Guardianship Assistance program (the program) to facilitate child placements with relatives and ensure permanency for children for whom adoption or being returned home are not appropriate permanency options. The bill sets forth eligibility criteria for the program, payment allowances to kinship guardians, and requirements for kinship guardianship assistance agreements. The bill also requires the Board of Social Services to promulgate regulations for the program. The provisions of the bill are contingent on funding in a general appropriation act.

Full text:
11/21/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100496D  pdf | impact statement
02/02/18  Senate: Printed as engrossed 18100496D-E  pdf | impact statement

House committee and floor amendments
Senate amendments

11/21/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100496D
11/21/17  Senate: Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/12/18  Senate: Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (14-Y 1-N)
01/12/18  Senate: Rereferred to Finance
01/31/18  Senate: Reported from Finance with amendments (15-Y 0-N)
02/01/18  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/02/18  Senate: Read second time
02/02/18  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
02/02/18  Senate: Committee amendments agreed to
02/02/18  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended SB44E
02/02/18  Senate: Printed as engrossed 18100496D-E
02/05/18  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/08/18  House: Placed on Calendar
02/08/18  House: Read first time
02/08/18  House: Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/21/18  House: Reported from Appropriations with amendment (22-Y 0-N)
02/23/18  House: Read second time
02/26/18  House: Passed by for the day
02/27/18  House: Passed by for the day
02/28/18  House: Passed by for the day
03/01/18  House: Passed by for the day
03/02/18  House: Passed by for the day
03/05/18  House: Passed by for the day
03/06/18  House: Passed by for the day
03/07/18  House: Passed by for the day
03/08/18  House: Passed by for the day
03/10/18  Senate: No further action taken
03/10/18  Senate: Failed to pass