Status Summary

House - 04/21/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor. (Updated 9/12/2021)

Legislative Session



In Progress


Rep. O'Halleran, Tom

This bill expands the activities and functions of child welfare programs that support kinship caregiving (i.e., grandparents or other extended family members that provide child caregiving). The bill also expands grants programs for preventing child abuse to prioritize and support the needs of such kinship families.