Section 9 – Legal Support for Practice and Policy

210.542 Training and standards for foster parents

Training and standards for foster parents to be provided, when — evaluation of foster parents. — 1.  The children’s division shall provide certain standards and training that prospective foster care parents shall meet before becoming licensed.

  2.  The children’s division shall provide performance-based criteria for the evaluation of licensed foster parents and may establish by rule the frequency of such evaluation.

(L. 2004 H.B. 1453 merged with S.B. 762)