Fostering Connections Resource Center

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Pending Kinship/Guardianship Legislation in Washington

Relative Search

Bill: HB 2085; Status: Pending-Carryover

Summary: Directs the Department of Social and Health Services to contract with a statewide relative search service provider to identify appropriate and stable placement options for children in dependency cases being removed from home.

Sponsored by Representatives Walsh, Kagi, and Kenney


Relative Search

Bill: HB 2085; Status: Pending-Carryover

Summary: Directs the Department of Social and Health Services to contract with a statewide relative search service provider to identify appropriate and stable placement options for children in dependency cases being removed from home.

Sponsored by Representatives Walsh, Kagi, and Kenney