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Consent To Shelter And Services By Homeless Youth

Concerning the ability of homeless youth to consent to shelter or shelter services.
2020 Regular Session
Children & Domestic Matters
Human Services
Bill Summary

The act allows a homeless youth who is 15 years of age or older (youth) to consent to receiving shelter or shelter services from a licensed homeless youth shelter. The state department of human services shall promulgate rules for licensed homeless youth shelters to follow when a youth consents to receiving shelter or shelter services.

(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)


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