|SB 0967||Expands Term & Extends Size of Foster & Grp. Home Task Force|
|LR Number:||S3575.01I||Fiscal Note:||3575-01|
|Committee:||Aging, Families and Mental Health|
|Last Action:||04/02/96 - SCS Voted Do Pass S Aging, Families & Mental Health Commit|
|Effective Date:||August 28, 1996|
SCS/SB 967 - This act expands the term of the Foster and Group Home Placement Task Force to January 1, 1998. The act also enlarges the membership of the task force to include four foster parents from the original two members. Of the four foster parents, one shall be from a non-charter county of the 1st classification containing a population in excess of two hundred thousand people and one shall be from a metropolitan statistical area, as defined by the Federal Office of Management and Budget, within the boundaries of Missouri with a population of at least one million nine hundred thousand.
The act also provides that the Division of Family Services
shall convene, organize and provide support services for the
Missouri Foster and Group Home Placement Task Force.