About the bill
H.R. 2866 reviews and improves licensing standards for placement in a relative foster family home. This bill would require HHS to identify reputable model standards for licensing foster family homes not later than October 1, 2018. No later than April 1, 2019 each state would be required to submit information to HHS on whether its own licensing standards are fully consistent with the model standards identified by HHS, and, if not, why this inconsistency is appropriate for the state. No later than April 1, 2018, each state would also ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 16th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 21, 2017
Length: 5 pages
H.R. 2866 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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