HB4504 SFA Palumbo 2-26 #1

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    Senator Palumbo moved to amend the bill on pages five and six, section one, lines seventy-four through ninety-two, by striking out all of subsection (h) and inserting in lieu thereof a new subsection (h), to read as follows:

    (h)(1) Notwithstanding the provisions of this section, or any other provision of this code to the contrary, the Division of Juvenile Services may provide access to and the confidential use of a treatment plan, court records or other records of a juvenile to an agency in another state which:

    (A) Performs the same functions in that state that are performed by the Division of Juvenile Services in this state;

    (B) Has a reciprocal agreement with this state; and

    (C) Has legal custody of the juvenile.

    (2) A record which is shared under this subsection may only provide information which is relevant to the supervision, care, custody and treatment of the juvenile.

    (3) The Division of Juvenile Services is authorized to enter into reciprocal agreements with other states and to propose rules for legislative approval in accordance with the provisions of article three, chapter twenty-nine-a of this code to implement the provisions of this subsection.

    (4) Other than the authorization explicitly given in this subsection, this subsection may not be construed to enlarge or restrict access to juvenile records as provided elsewhere in this code.