Ms. Clarke of New York introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce
Introduced in House (IH)
To amend the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act to require States receiving funds under section 106 of such Act to have in effect a State law providing for a criminal penalty on a person who has knowledge of child abuse or neglect, but fails to report such abuse or neglect to a law enforcement official or child protective services.
Yvette D. Clarke
Committee on Education and the Workforce (Standing)
United States Code References
42 U.S.C. 5106a
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