||The Division of Family Services may request an extension of foster
care beyond a child's eighteenth birthday for good cause.
Available Bill Summaries for HB1417
Available Bill Text for HB1417
* Introduced *
HB 1417 -- Extended Custody of Children Beyond Age 18
Co-Sponsors: Dougherty, Riback Wilson (25), Lakin
This bill allows the Division of Family Services to petition a
court to retain custody of a child beyond the child's eighteenth
birthday for good cause. The court must render a decision
before the child's eighteenth birthday.
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