Status Summary

First reading, referred to Human Services, Reentry & Rehabilitation on 2.18.19. Public hearing in the Senate Committee on Human Services, Reentry & Rehabilitation on 2.19.19. Executive action taken in the Senate Committee on Human Services, Reentry & Rehabilitation on 2.20.19; passed and referred to Ways & Means. Referred to Ways & Means on 2.21.19. Not yet scheduled for a hearing. (updated 3.15.19)

Legislative Session

2019

Status

In Progress

Sponsor

Das

HB 2083 adds the number of dependency and termination petitions to the service areas that the caseload forecast council is required to forecast.  The bill also adds legal services for counsel for the department of children, youth, and families and legal services for counsel for parents to prepare for and participate in all stages of foster care-related legal proceedings to the RCW identifying what areas must be forecasted and budgeted as maintenance level costs.

*Companion to HB 2083*