Deficit Reduction Act of 2005 : Public Law 109-171 : S. 1932
Index of Federal Child Welfare Laws
United States Congress
Published: Feb. 8, 2006
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Title VII, Subtitle D provides for new court improvement grants for improved data collection and training for judges, attorneys, and other legal personnel in child welfare cases; requires collaboration between courts and agencies; provides for the use of child welfare records in State court proceedings; authorizes appropriations for FY2006 for safe and stable families programs; and revises eligibility requirements for foster care maintenance payments and adoption assistance.
foster children; federal aid; interagency collaboration; adoption subsidies