Summary: H.R.5473 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (06/14/2016)

Partnership Grants to Strengthen Families Affected by Parental Substance Abuse Act of 2016

This bill amends part B (Child and Family Services) of title IV of the Social Services Act to direct the Department of Health and Human Services to award regional and state partnership grants to address the substance use needs of families in the child welfare system.

State part B plans shall require state child welfare agencies to have in effect a protocol for coordinating substance abuse prevention and treatment services with child welfare services.