HB 832 – Senate Public Hearing


Event Details


COMMITTEE:    State Affairs

TIME & DATE:  9:00 AM, Thursday, May 11, 2017

PLACE:        Senate Chamber
CHAIR:        Senator Joan Huffman

HB 834 | RELATING TO PROHIBITING CERTAIN ACTIONS REGARDING THE REHOMING OF AN ADOPTED CHILD; CREATING A CRIMINAL OFFENSE. 

Author: Rep. Parker

Makes unauthorized re-homing a 3rd-degree felony. “Rehoming” is defined as the placement of an adopted child in the permanent physical custody of a person who is not the child’s relative without prior court approval or the termination of the parent-child relationship.