Status Summary

Bill was heard and passed by exec action in the House Early Learning and Human Services on 2/2. Placed on second reading by Rules Committee on 2/6,
HB2785 passed the House 97-0-1, and was referred to the Senate Human Services and Corrections committee. The bill was heard on 2/21. Executive action was taken on 2/23; majority passed and referred to Rules for second reading.
Placed on second reading consent calendar on 2/26.
On 3/2, Rules suspended; placed on third reading. .Passed on third reading; yeas, 48; nays, 0; absent, 0; excused, 1.
On 3/6, Speaker signed and on 3/7, President signed.
Delivered to Governor on 3/8.
(updated 3/8)

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Rep. Dent

HB 2785 states that prospective foster parents and individuals participating in a foster parent orientation before licensure, and at licensure renewal, will receive the list of foster parent rights and responsibilities.