2008 Regular Session


File Code: Children Prior Year Introduction As: SB 1005/07 Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 240
Sponsored By:
Delegates Branch, Eckardt, Haynes, James, Jones, and Nathan-Pulliam
Residential Child Care Programs - Behavior Management Intervention


Prohibiting the use of specified behavior management interventions on children in specified residential child care programs; providing an exception under specified circumstances; requiring the staff of a residential child care program to determine if a specified behavior management intervention may be used on a child; requiring the staff to consider specified factors before deciding to include a specified behavior management intervention in a child's individual service plan; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occuring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Health and Government Operations
Hearing 2/7 at 1:00 p.m.
Hearing cancelled
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Talmadge Branch, District 45
Delegate Adelaide C. Eckardt, District 37B
Delegate Keith E. Haynes, District 44
Delegate Mary-Dulany James, District 34A
Delegate Adrienne A. Jones, District 10
Delegate Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, District 10

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Child Care
Children, Governor`s Office for
Developmental Disabilities
Foster Care
Group Homes -see also- Assisted Living
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Human Rights
Human Resources, Department of
Juvenile Facilities
Juvenile Services, Department of
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Rules and Regulations

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Health - General
( 19-301 )
Human Services
( 8-101 , 8-1101 , 8-1102 , 8-1103 , 8-1104 , 8-1105 , 8-1106 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Not available at this time
Amendments: None offered