2008 Regular Session


File Code: Children Prior Year Introduction As: SB 1005/07 Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 248
Sponsored By:
Senators Kelley, Currie, Della, and Jones
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.
Senate Action
First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Delores G. Kelley, District 10
Senator Ulysses Currie, District 25
Senator George W. Della, Jr., District 46
Senator Verna L. Jones, District 44

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