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Introduced Senate Bill (S)

DIGEST

DCS child fatality reporting. Adds to the department of child services (department) report concerning child fatalities. Specifies that the department must also include information on the number of child fatalities that had prior department history and whether a child's death occurred while the child: (1) was placed in residential care; (2) had an open child in need of services case; (3) was under an in-home child in need of services order; or (4) was on a trial home visit. DCS child fatality reporting. Adds to the department of child services (department) report concerning child fatalities. Specifies that the department must also include information on the number of child fatalities that had prior department history and whether a child's death occurred while the child: (1) was placed in residential care; (2) had an open child in need of services case; (3) was under an in-home child in need of services order; or (4) was on a trial home visit.