SB 948 -  Child Welfare

by Book
Specifying circumstances under which a court is required or authorized, on or after a specified date, to appoint a guardian ad litem in certain proceedings; renaming the Guardian Ad Litem Qualifications Committee as the Child Well-Being Qualifications Committee; requiring the Statewide Guardian Ad Litem Office to develop guidelines to identify conflicts of interest of guardians ad litem; creating the Statewide Office of Child Representation within the Justice Administrative Commission; specifying when the court is required or authorized to appoint an attorney for the child, etc.
Effective Date: 07/01/2022
Last Event: 03/14/22 S Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice on Monday, March 14, 2022 1:02 PM

Referred Committees and Committee Actions

Senate Referrals

  • Children, Families, and Elder Affairs
    • On agenda for: 01/11/22 1:30 PM
    • Favorable (final action) Votes: Yeas 7   Nays 0
  • Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice
  • Appropriations

Related Bills

Staff Analysis

Vote History

(No Votes Recorded)

Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: S Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice Time: 03/14/2022 - 1:02 PM Member: Committee: Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice Version: __
Event: S Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration Time: 03/12/2022 - 12:00 AM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: S Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice Time: 01/12/2022 - 9:41 AM Member: Committee: Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice Version: __
Event: S Favorable by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; YEAS 7 NAYS 0 -SJ 114 Time: 01/11/2022 - 3:47 PM Member: Committee: Children, Families, and Elder Affairs Version: __
Event: S Introduced -SJ 64 Time: 01/11/2022 - 11:01 AM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: S On Committee agenda-- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, 01/11/22, 1:30 pm, 37 Senate Building Time: 01/06/2022 - 1:52 PM Member: Committee: Children, Families, and Elder Affairs Version: __
Event: S Referred to Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Appropriations -SJ 64 Time: 11/30/2021 - 8:32 AM Member: Committee: Children, Families, and Elder Affairs Version: __
Event: S Filed Time: 11/16/2021 - 4:50 PM Member: Committee: Version: __