2008 Regular Session


File Code: Juvenile Law
Sponsored By:
Senator Zirkin
Human Services - Residential Child Care Facilities - Report Cards


Requiring, on or before July 10, 2010, the Department of Juvenile Services, the Department of Human Resources, and the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene jointly to develop, coordinate, and adopt a "report card" system that measures annual progress for each residential child care facility serving youth placed by the State; providing that a report card issued under the Act shall measure and provide a numerical score by category whether a residential child care facility exceeds, meets, or is deficient in meeting standards; 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
Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Child Care
Children, Governor`s Office for
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Developmental Disabilities
Foster Care
Group Homes -see also- Assisted Living
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Human Resources, Department of
Juvenile Facilities
Juvenile Services, Department of
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Publications -see also- Maryland Register
Public Information

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Human Services
( 8-1101 , 8-1102 , 8-1103 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered