Partners for Our Children

Senate: Funding is provided to reimburse the Attorney General’s Office to fill vacancies held at the attorney general’s office to manage current caseloads.
Final: Ongoing funding is provided for AGO staff to represent the Department in child dependency and termination of parental rights cases. Funding will be used to fill six attorney FTEs that are being held vacant at the AGO for the purpose of redistributing resources for attorney salary adjustments. Filling the vacant positions is expected to increase timely representation of the Department in termination cases.