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2019 Regular Session
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Bill Title: Relating to protective custody of children.
Catchline/Summary: Modifies provisions of state law regarding custody of children or youth who have run away from home or placement to apply to all runaways.
Modifies standards for taking child into protective custody with or without court order. Permits application for protective custody order by declaration or sworn oral statement. Permits person conducting child abuse investigation involving child with suspicious physical injuries to take child into protective custody only for period of time necessary to ensure that child is immediately photographed and, within 48 hours, assessed by medical professional.
Chapter Number: Chapter 594
Fiscal Impact: Fiscal Impact Issued
Revenue Impact: No Revenue Impact
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