Victims of Child Abuse Act Reauthorization Act of 2018, 115 P.L. 424, Enacted, January 7, 2019.
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Published: January 7, 2019
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Section 3 of this act amends the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act to provide immunity from civil and criminal liability (it previously provided immunity only from prosecution) for people who make good faith child abuse or neglect reports or who provide information or assistance, including medical evaluations or consultations, in connection with a report, investigation, or legal intervention pursuant to a good faith report of child abuse or neglect.
VICTIMS RIGHTS; CHILD ABUSE; CHILD NEGLECT; CHILD ABUSE LAWS