Status Summary

Passed out of the House on 1/24 and has been referred to Senate Human Services & Corrections. The bill has not yet been scheduled for a hearing. Note; this bill was passed by the House in 2017 but died in the Senate. HB1790 passed by majority in the Senate Human Services and Corrections committee on 2/21. Referred to Rules for second reading on 2/22. Placed on second reading consent calendar on 2/26. On 2/27, Rules suspended and placed on Third Reading. Third reading, passed; yeas, 48; nays, 0; absent, 0; excused, 1. On 3/3, Speaker signed. On 3/6, President signed and delivered to Governor. He is scheduled to take action on the bill on 3/9. (updated 3/8)

Legislative Session

2018

Status

In Progress

Sponsor

Rep. Lovick

HB1790 creates an exception to the requirement that probation officers review dependency petitions when the Department of Social and Health Services files the dependency petition.