Legislation – OKDHS

BillDescriptionStatus
HB1672DHS; Oklahoma Higher Learning Access Program to include a child in the permanent custody of DHS by Rep. Kouplen and Sen. ThompsonHouse Rejected Senate Amendments in Committee Conference Failed Deadline
HB2327Welfare Reform Act by Rep. LeewrightFailed Deadline
HB2328Oklahoma Welfare Reform Act by Rep. LeewrightFailed Deadline
HB2428Children; creating the Child Welfare Provider Inclusion Act of 2016 by Rep. KernHouse Failed Deadline
HB2431Children; which relates to permanent guardianships for deprived child; prohibiting guardianship if prospective guardian is not eligible for foster or adoptive placement by Rep. Kern and Sen. StandridgeHouse Enrolled Governor Signed
HB2477 Domestic abuse; directing law enforcement to report certain information to the Department of Human Services by Rep. GriffithFailed Deadline
HB2478Criminal Procedure; increasing time limitation for prosecuting certain crimes by Rep. PetersonFailed Deadline
HB2483An Act relating to children; waiving right to jury trial if party fails to appear after notice and without good cause; permitting nonjury trial if requested by attorney of party by Rep. Ownbey and Sen. SimpsonHouse Enrolled Governor Signed
HB2484Children; divesting Department of Human Services of custody and supervision when a permanent guardian is appointed by Rep. Ownbey and Sen. Griffin House Enrolled Governor Signed
HB2485 Public Health and Safety; which relates to the Anti-Drug Diversion Act; authorizing courts with juvenile docket responsibilities access to central repository information; allowing child welfare workers access to certain investigative information by Rep. OwnbeyFailed Deadline
HB2491An Act relating to the Oklahoma Children's Code; directing Department of Human Services to notify military authorities of certain child abuse and neglect reports by Rep. Coody and Sen. Fields House Enrolled Governor Signed
HB2495An Act relating to An Act relating to foster care; defining terms;
permitting youth to receive extended foster care services by Rep. Banz and Sen. Fry
Failed Deadline
HB2512 An Act relating to crimes and punishments; which relates to penalties for child abuse; providing duress by abuse defenses for persons accused of certain crimes by Rep. Lisa J. BillyFailed Deadline
HB2594Department of Human Services; creating the Department of Child Welfare and Department of Aged and Disabled as separate entities by Rep. MorrissetteFailed Deadline
HB2610 Children; establishing a Central Registry for Child Abuse within the Department of Human Services by Rep. Jeannie McDanielFailed Deadline
HB2621Children; providing exception for placing siblings in the same foster home by Rep. Osborn and Sen. JusticeHouse Enrolled Governor Signed
HB2719Crimes and punishments; child abuse, neglect, and exploitation; providing affirmative defense by Rep. VirginFailed Deadline
HB2757Child support; permitting income adjustment for child born after the child in the support order by Rep. Kirby and Sen. ShorteyHouse Enrolled Governor Signed
HB2770 An Act relating to children; directing Department of Human Services to request a credit security freeze for every child in its custody by Rep. StrohmFailed Deadline
HB2821Public health and safety; ABLE accounts; The bill establishes the Achieving a Better Life Experience Program Committee to administer the program and establishes membership requirements by Rep. Denney and Sen. HalliganHouse Engrossed Senate Enrolled Governor Signed
HB2854Department of Human Services; creating the Department of Human Services Act of 2016 by Rep. KouplenFailed Deadline
HB2900Child care; adjusting child care subsidy and child care facility reimbursement rates by Rep. InmanFailed Deadline
HB2965Children; child abuse reporting; permitting recovery of damages, costs and fees by specified party by Rep. Nelson and Sen. GriffinHouse Enrolled Governor Signed
HB2970Crimes and punishments; child abuse, neglect, and exploitation; providing affirmative defense by Rep. NelsonFailed Deadline
HB2975Foster care; creating the Foster Care Act of 2016 by Rep. OwnbeyFailed Deadline
HB2978Department of Human Services; creating the Oklahoma Department of Human Services Act by Rep. OwnbeyFailed Deadline
HB3031An Act relating to children; adding definition for best interests of the child by Rep. JordanFailed Deadline
HB3034An Act relating to Department of Human Services; ensuring the divisions of the department to cooperate to develop a single uniform written form by Rep. Jordan and Sen. A.J. GriffinHouse Engrossed Senate Failed Deadline
HB3047Child care; directing child care advisory committee to review any change in facility rating; setting infant floor area requirements for existing and new facilities by Rep. KernFailed Deadline
HB3048Child care; establishing education requirements for directors of child care centers by Rep. KernFailed Deadline
HB3081Developmental Disabilities Services Division; creating the Developmental Disabilities Services Division Act by Rep. NelsonFailed Deadline
HB3093Children; creating the Oklahoma Children's Act by Rep. NelsonFailed Deadline
HB3094Children; creating the Children's Act of 2016 by Rep. NelsonFailed Deadline
HB3134 Children; relates to child abuse reporting; specifying time frame for child abuse reporting by Rep. CockroftFailed Deadline
HB3135Oklahoma Child Care Facilities Licensing Act; The Department of Human Services to follow setting requirements when taking complaints by Rep. CockroftFailed Deadline
SB694An Act relating to the Department of Human Services; requiring certain appropriated funds to be used for certain purposes by Sen Griffin and Rep. OwnbeySenate Enrolled Governor Signed
SB889An Act relating to Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF);  requiring the Department of Human Services to conduct public announcement service by Sen. ThompsonFailed Deadline
SB909An Act relating to minimum mandatory requirements for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program by Sen. ThompsonFailed Deadline
SB915DHS to terminate all activites relating to the Oklahoma Marriage Initiative by Sen. Loveless Failed Deadline
SB989requires the Department of Human Services to reimburse foster families for expenses incurred while obtaining routine physical examinations for children in state custody and residing in the foster family's home by Sen. WyrickFailed Deadline
SB1114An Act relating to permanent guardianship; home assessment and review; modifying requirements for certain order by Sen. GriffinFailed Deadline
SB1116An Act Relating to termination of parental rights by Sen. HoltFailed Deadline
SB1166An Act relating to the Department of Human Services by Sen. Crain and Rep. JordanSenate Engrossed House Failed Deadline
SB1194Emergency custody hearings; repealing duplicate section by Sen. David and Rep. Nollan Governor Signed
SB1195 An Act relating to termination of parental rights; which relates to termination motion or petition by district attorney; modifying circumstances requiring filing of certain petition by Sen. DavidFailed Deadline
SB1273Child care facilities; prohibiting equipment and placement of children in certain areas by Sen. Floyd and Rep. CockroftSenate Enrolled Governor Signed
SB1274Child care facilities; concerning insurance be placed conspicuously and in accordance with specific requirements by Sen. Floyd and Rep. CockroftSenate Enrolled Governor Signed
SB1306Child Abuse: creating Central Registry for Child Abuse by Sen. GriffinFailed Deadline
SB1370Child abuse; requiring Department of Human Services to notify certain entities under certain circumstances; military families by Sen. Simpson and Rep. OwnbeySenate Enrolled Governor signed
SB1424Child care facilities; requiring certain records search; authorizing requests for certain searches by Sen. David and Rep. OwnbeySenate Enrolled Governor Signed
SB1468Termination of parental rights; establishing exception to certain requirements by Sen. HoltFailed Deadline
SB1502Public assistance programs; directing Department of Human Services and Oklahoma Health Care Authority to establish certain system by Sen. DavidFailed Deadline
SB1541Human Services: transferring powers and duties of Office of Disability Concerns to State Department of Rehabilitation Services and Sen. Griffin and Rep. EnnsSenate Engrossed House Failed Deadline
SB1544Child Care Facilities; by Sen. ShorteyFailed Deadline
SB1545Foster care; permitting children to remain in foster custody under certain circumstances by Sen. ShorteyFailed Deadline
SB1553An Act relating to child care facilities by Sen. MarlattFailed Deadline
SB1554Child care facilities; establishing certain requirements for directors by Sen. Marlatt and Rep. JordanSenate Enrolled Governor Signed
SB1555Temporary Assistance for Needy Families; requiring applicants to submit certain documents; providing for denials under certain circumstances by Sen. StandridgeFailed Deadline

 

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