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SAFE FAMILIES FOR CHILDREN ACT

Act 434 of 2018

AN ACT to establish the safe families for children program; to prescribe the powers and duties of certain state departments and public and private agencies; to allow for temporary delegation of a parent's or guardian's powers regarding care, custody, or property of a minor child; and to prescribe procedures for providing host families for the temporary care of children.


History: 2018, Act 434, Eff. Mar. 20, 2019


© 2017 Legislative Council, State of Michigan

The People of the State of Michigan enact:

DocumentTypeDescription
Section 722.1551SectionShort title.
Section 722.1553SectionDefinitions.
Section 722.1555SectionTemporary delegation of parental power; limitations; revocation or withdrawal.
Section 722.1557SectionRecruitment of persons or families by charitable organizations to serve as resource families.
Section 722.1559SectionRecruitment of persons or families by charitable organizations to serve as resource families.
Section 722.1561SectionHome safety assessment.
Section 722.1563SectionTraining for preparing, developing, training, and supporting resource families.
Section 722.1565SectionExecution of power attorney does not constitute abuse or neglect; services under this act by resource family not subject to licensing or regulation by the department.
Section 722.1567SectionRecords; availability; liability; rules prohibited; referral.
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