Assembly Committee on Children and Families

The Assembly Committee on Children and Families held an executive session on the following items on October 21, 2009: Assembly Bill 462, relating to: prohibiting a person who has been convicted or adjudicated delinquent for committing certain serious crimes or who is the subject of a pending criminal charge or delinquency petition for committing a serious crime from being licensed, certified, or contracted with to provide child care, from being employed or contracted as a caregiver of a child care provider, or from being permitted to reside at a premises where child care is provided and making an appropriation. The Assembly Committee on Children and Families held a public hearing on October 21, 2009 regarding the following items: Assembly Bill 485, relating to required judicial findings and orders when a child is placed outside the home, termination of parental rights warnings, mandatory child abuse or neglect reporters, the confidentiality of social services records, changing from day care to child care the term used to describe care and supervision for children for less than 24 hours a day, and renumbering the definition of