Foster parent bill of rights

S.E.A. 233, P.L. 13
Effective: July 1, 2018

Requires the Department of Child Services (department), in collaboration with: (1) current foster parents; (2) child placing agencies; and (3) other individuals and organizations with expertise in foster care services; to develop and update a statement of the rights of a foster parent. Requires that the statement of the rights of a foster parent summarize the rights and responsibilities of a foster parent. Requires the department to distribute and publish on the department’s Internet web site the statement of the rights of a foster parent.

Read the bill at: https://iga.in.gov/legislative/2018/bills/senate/233