Status Summary

First reading, referred to Human Services, Reentry & Rehabilitation on 2.7.19. Scheduled for a hearing on 2.13.19 at 8:30 a.m. (updated 2.15.19)

Legislative Session

2019

Status

In Progress

Sponsor

King

SB 5860 adds to the statute related to the placement of children with kin the following language:

The department shall provide maintenance payments to unlicensed kinship caregivers with children placed by the department at the same rate as licensed foster parents.