H.Con.Res. 670 (94th): Concurrent resolution setting forth the standards and rights of foster children.

Jun 30, 1976 (94th Congress, 1975–1976)
Died (Referred to Committee)
Robert Kasten Jr.
Representative for Wisconsin's 9th congressional district
Related Bills
H.Con.Res. 633 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 12, 1976


This resolution was introduced on June 30, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Jun 30, 1976
Referred to Committee Jun 30, 1976

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States that every foster child has inherent rights and standards for treatment including the following:
(1) to be cherished by a family of his own;
(2) to be nurtured by foster parents who have been selected to meet his individual needs, and who are provided services and supports;
(3) to be reared in the proper environment;
(4) to receive education, training, and career guidance;
(5) to be represented by an attorney at law in administrative or judicial proceedings with access to fair hearings and court review of decisions; and
(6) to receive a high quality of child welfare services.

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