Public Social Services; Aid and Medical Assistance; Computation and Payment of Aid Grants
It is the intent of the Legislature to ensure quality care for children who are placed in foster family homes. Therefore, the State Department of Social Services is directed to work with counties, foster parent associations, representatives of the community colleges, representatives of foster youth organizations, legislative staff members, and other interested parties concerning training requirements, experience, and retention of foster parents and the capacity of foster homes.
(Amended by Stats. 2001, Ch. 745, Sec. 245.)