ERIC Number: ED496041
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2005
State Efforts to Comply with Federal Child Welfare Reviews. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Human Resources of the Committee on Ways and Means, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Eighth Congress, Second Session (May 13, 2004). Serial Number 108-54
US House of Representatives
The focus of this hearing is on State efforts to comply with Federal child welfare review requirements related to safety, permanency, and child and family well-being. This document commences with the Advisory of May 6, 2004, announcing the hearing. This is followed by witness testimonies from: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Honorable Wade F. Horn, Assistant Secretary for Children and Families; U.S. General Accounting Office, Cornelia M. Ashby, Director, Education Work force and Income Security Issues; New Jersey Department of Human Services, Edward E. Cotton; and Maryland Department of Human Resources, Honorable Christopher McCabe. Statements submitted for the record are then presented from: Honorable Joe Baca, a Representative in Congress from the State of California; Child Welfare League of America; Anita M. Crowley, Wichita Falls, Texas; Family Rights West Virginia, Keyser, West Virginia, Christina M. Amtower; Fostering Results, Mike Shaver, Chicago, Illinois; Honorable George Miller, a Representative in Congress from the State of California; Thomas E. Miller, Smithfield, Utah; New York State Office of Children and Family Services, Commissioner, John A. Johnson, Rensselaer, New York; and Elaine Reeves, Fort Walton Beach, Florida. A statement submitted for the record and attachments are then provided by James D. Untershire, Long Beach, California.
Descriptors: Legislators, Human Services, Child Welfare, Welfare Services, Legislation, Compliance (Legal), State Action, State Programs, Benchmarking, Accountability, Safety, Audits (Verification), Background, Position Papers
US House of Representatives. Washington, DC 20515. Available from: U.S. Government Printing Office, 732 N. Capitol Street, Washington, DC 20401. Tel: 866-512-1800; Fax: 202-512-2104; Web site: http://gpoaccess.gov
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Ways and Means.