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HB 254 - Human Resources, Department of; juvenile proceedings; locate adult relatives; provisions
Note: Database Covers Georgia House and Senate Bills Since 2005

Status of Legislaton:

Current Status: 04/21/09 - House Date Signed by Governor
Alert Level: 6 (Very High Alert) (Made Law by Governor)
House Bill from 2009/10 Term
Record Last Updated: 2011-01-15 12:05:30
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Summary of Legislation:

A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 11 of Title 15 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to juvenile proceedings, so as to provide that the Department of Human Resources shall attempt to locate the adult relatives of a child removed from the custody of his or her parents; to provide for notice; to provide that the court shall order the disclosure of adult relatives of such child; to provide conditions for the placement of a child following a termination order; to provide for findings of fact; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

Committee Assignments:
House Sponsors:
  • Peake,Allen 137th
  • Keen,Jerry 179th
  • Lindsey,Edward 54th
  • Rice,Tom 51st
  • Scott,Martin 2nd
  • Setzler,Ed 35th

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