2017 Regular Session
|At the request of:||(at the request of Governor Kate Brown for Department of Human Services)|
|Regular Sponsors:||Printed pursuant to Senate Interim Rule 213.28 by order of the President of the Senate in conformance with presession filing rules, indicating neither advocacy nor opposition on the part of the President.|
|Bill Title:||Relating to child abuse investigations; and declaring an emergency.|
Authorizes child abuse investigation on school premises if investigation involves interview of suspected victim or witnesses but not person suspected of committing abuse.
Provides that Department of Human Services or law enforcement agency is not required to reveal information about investigation to school as condition of conducting investigation. Prohibits school administrator or school staff member from notifying any person, including child's parents or guardian, other than department or law enforcement agency of investigation and from disclosing information obtained during investigation. Provides that school district, school administrator or school staff member may not be held liable for civil damages for compliance with notification and disclosure prohibitions. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
|Chapter Number:||Chapter 515|
|Fiscal Impact:||No Fiscal Impact|
|Revenue Impact:||No Revenue Impact|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||Chapter Number Assigned|