Markup

H.R. 2480, Stronger Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act


Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019 Time: 10:15 AM Location: Washington, D.C. 20515 2175 Rayburn House Office Building

Amendments and Roll Call Votes


Amdt/Mtn

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Description

Action

Roll Call

H.R. 2480

 

#1

Ms. Bonamici

ANS

adopted by voice vote

#2

Ms. Jayapal

to ensure that infants whose prenatal drug exposure is the result of maternal intake of drugs as prescribed by a physician are not reported to child protective services

withdrawn

#3

Mrs. McBath

to allow the Secretary to fund a national hotline for child abuse and neglect

adopted by voice vote

#4

Mr. Fulcher

to require a working group convened by the Secretary to generate best practices that ensure due process for individuals included in state child abuse and neglect registries

adopted by voice vote

#5

Mr. Trone

to allow states to carry out programs or strategies that promote the recruitment, support, or retention of the child welfare workforce

adopted by voice vote

#6

Mr. Smucker

to ensure the Secretary includes parent substance use disorder as a factor in the study examining adoption outcomes

adopted by voice vote

 

#7

Mr. Taylor

to require the Secretary to conduct a study of exemptions to state laws pertaining to the minimum age of marriage and examine how such exemptions affect child safety

adopted by voice vote

 

#8

Ms. Wild

to require the Secretary to conduct a study of mandatory reporter state laws and examine differences in rates of referrals related to such state laws

adopted by voice vote

 

#9

Mr. Watkins

to ensure that no child protective services protocols or systems authorize the separation of a child from his family due solely to poverty

adopted by voice vote

 

#10

Mr. Harder

to allow states to carry out activities that reduce child abuse and neglect due to the substance use disorder of a parent

adopted by voice vote

 

Mtn

Ms. Bonamici

Report H.R. 2480

adopted by voice vote

Member Statements


  1. Chairman Bobby Scott (Democrat - Virginia)