HB 550: Extending Foster Care Beyond Age 18.

HB 550: Extending Foster Care Beyond Age 18.

This bill requires the department of health and human services to submit an amendment to the state plan under 24 U.S.C. section 641 to provide foster care services to certain individuals between 18 and 21 years of age. The bill also directs the department to extend eligibility for Chafee funds from 21 to 23 years of age.

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Bill Status
  • Committee
  • Public Hearing
  • Executive Session
  • Full Body Vote
  • Committee
  • Public Hearing
  • Executive Session
  • Full Body Vote