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Enacted Kinship/Guardianship Legislation in Georgia

Parental Termination Orders

Bill: HB 254; Status: Enacted

Summary: Determines that within 30 days after the removal of a child from the custody of the parent or parents of the child, the department shall exercise due diligence to identify a parent or relative of the child or other persons who have demonstrated an ongoing commitment to the child.

Sponsored by Representative Peake

Pending Kinship/Guardianship Legislation in Georgia

There is no pending Kinship/Guardianship legislation for Georgia.