Topical Index

CHILDREN, YOUTH, AND FAMILIES, DEPARTMENT  CHILDREN, YOUTH, AND FAMILIES, DEPARTMENT RSS Feed
               (See also CHILD CARE; FOSTER CARE; JUVENILE COURT AND JUVENILE OFFENDERS)
Background checks work group, DCYF to convene: HB 2064, SHB 2064
Background checks, of employees, certificate of parental improvement role: HB 1645, SHB 1645, 2SHB 1645, SB 5533, SSB 5533, 2SSB 5533, 3SSB 5533, 4SSB 5533
Background checks, portable clearance card issued by DCYF, provisions: SB 6655
Birth-to-three early intervention services, renaming and transferring to DCYF: HB 2787, SB 6547
Care, statewide system for children, youth, and families, changes to allow: HB 2063, SHB 2063, SB 5955, * SSB 5955, CH 470 (2019)
Child abuse or neglect, reporting, web-based portal for, DCYF role: SB 6556
Child care centers and homes, early achievers program to be voluntary: HB 2813
Child care provider shared services hub, contracting for, DCYF role: SB 6253, SSB 6253
Child care providers, career and wage ladder for, funding of: SB 6581
Child care providers, career and wage ladder for, provisions: SSB 6253
Child care providers, subsidy base rates, increasing: SSB 6253
Child care, affordability and accessibility of, work group on, DCYF role: SB 5535
Child care, cost of child care regulations work group, establishing: HB 2556
Child care, working connections child care, birth-to-12 program: SB 6253, SSB 6253
Child care, working connections child care, policies for, DCYF role: HB 2456, HB 2471, ESHB 2471, SB 6351, SB 6540
Child care, working connections child care, provider rating: SB 6483
Child day care centers, comparable provider subsidy and private rates: HB 2619
Child day care centers, minimum provider subsidy rates: HB 2661, SHB 2661
Child protective services, ongoing investigation, records disclosure exemption: HB 2484, SHB 2484
Child welfare housing assistance pilot program and stakeholder group, establishing: * 2SSB 5718, CH 328 (2019)
Child welfare housing assistance program and stakeholder group, establishing: HB 1749, SB 5718, SSB 5718
Child welfare services, casework supervision if child returned home: SB 6525
Child welfare services, certificates of parental improvement: HB 1645, SHB 1645, 2SHB 1645, SB 5533, SSB 5533, 2SSB 5533, 3SSB 5533, 4SSB 5533
Child welfare services, child welfare worker supports and technical work group: * SSB 5955, CH 470 (2019)
Child welfare services, child welfare worker supports and work group: HB 1631, SHB 1631
Child welfare services, family connections program, implementing: HB 2525, SHB 2525, SB 6422, SSB 6422
Child welfare services, independent living services, DCYF report on: HB 2580
Child welfare services, kinship care givers, maintenance payments to: HB 2101, SB 5860
Child welfare services, kinship care legal aid coordinator, office of, creating: * SB 5651, CH 465 (2019)
Child welfare services, out-of-home care placement, search for relatives: HB 2026
Child welfare services, out-of-home care placement, transportation, DCYF role: HB 2583
Child-placing agencies, contract evaluation by DCYF: HB 1367, SB 5645
Children, core state services for, forecasting and budgeting, DCYF role: HB 2083, SB 5942
Children, of diverse backgrounds or low-income areas, services for, reporting: SB 6507
Clients receiving DYCF services, outcomes for, department reporting: SB 6507
Dependency proceedings, publication of notice for, DCYF role: HB 2260
Developmental disabilities, children with, early childhood program eligibility: HB 1267, SHB 1267, SB 5089, * SSB 5089, CH 409 (2019), * 2SSB 5437, CH 408 (2019)
Disabilities, children with, early childhood program eligibility: SB 5089, * SSB 5089, CH 409 (2019), * 2SSB 5437, CH 408 (2019)
Diverse backgrounds, children from, outcomes for, eliminating disparities: SB 6507
Early achievers program, improvements to: HB 1391, SHB 1391, * E2SHB 1391, CH 369 (2019) PV, HB 2661, SHB 2661, SB 5484, SSB 5484, 2SSB 5484
Early achievers program, joint select committee on, recommendations: HB 1391, SHB 1391, * E2SHB 1391, CH 369 (2019) PV, SB 5484, SSB 5484, 2SSB 5484
Early achievers program, mental health consultants and coaching services for: * 2SSB 5903, CH 360 (2019)
Early achievers program, participation to be voluntary: HB 2813
Early achievers program, provider rating: SB 6483
Early achievers review subcommittee, expanding role of: SB 6507
Early care and education pilot, trauma-informed, establishing: SSB 5903
Early childhood education and assistance program, "homelessness" for: HB 2388, SHB 2388, SB 6472
Early childhood education and assistance program, health coverage outreach: SHB 2661
Early childhood education and assistance program, outcome evaluation: HB 1391, SHB 1391, * E2SHB 1391, CH 369 (2019) PV, SB 5484, SSB 5484, 2SSB 5484, SB 5534
Early childhood education and assistance, birth-to-3 interagency coordinating council, renaming: HB 2402
Early childhood education and assistance, birth-to-3 pilot program: HB 1351, SHB 1351, 2SHB 1351, SB 5437, SSB 5437, * 2SSB 5437, CH 408 (2019)
Early childhood education and assistance, early achievers program to be voluntary: HB 2813
Early childhood education and assistance, enrollment-to-kindergarten eligibility: HB 2619, HB 2661, SHB 2661
Early childhood education and assistance, expanding: SB 6253, SSB 6253
Early childhood education and assistance, expanding eligibility: HB 1267, SHB 1267, HB 1351, SHB 1351, 2SHB 1351, HB 1574, SHB 1574, HB 2661, SHB 2661, SB 5089, * SSB 5089, CH 409 (2019), SB 5437, SSB 5437, * 2SSB 5437, CH 408 (2019), SB 5820
Early childhood education and assistance, provider rating: SB 6483
Early learning advisory and accountability council, renaming existing council as: HB 2661, SHB 2661
Early learning dual language grant program, DCYF role: HB 1322, SB 5607, SSB 5607, 2SSB 5607
Early learning facilities, siting homeless encampment near, prohibiting: SB 5882
Early learning opportunities quality initiative, modifying: SB 6253, SSB 6253
Early learning programs, early achievers program participation to be voluntary: HB 2813
Early learning providers, certificate of parental improvement licensing role: SHB 1645, 2SHB 1645, SSB 5533, 2SSB 5533, 3SSB 5533, 4SSB 5533
Early learning providers, core competencies and licensing standards: HB 2284
Early learning providers, early childhood equity grant assistance: HB 2661, SHB 2661
Early learning providers, experience-based competency demonstration: SB 6297
Early learning providers, fundamentals of instruction program for, DCYF role: HB 2556
Early learning providers, mental health consultation system: HB 2661, SHB 2661
Early learning providers, professional development activity self-certifying: HB 2284
Early learning providers, qualifications and certificate equivalent: HB 2094
Early learning providers, services available to, department reporting: SB 6507
Early learning workforce, health care for, expanding: HB 2661, SHB 2661
Early learning, additional funding through fair start for kids act: HB 2661, SHB 2661
Early learning, basic education program of, establishing: SB 5757
Early learning, funding from education legacy trust account: HB 2156, SHB 2156
Early learning, trauma and complex needs programs: HB 2661, SHB 2661
Early support for infants/toddlers program, birth-to-3 intervention services as, DCYF role: HB 2787, SB 6547
Facilities/institutions, when conditions deficient, DCYF and auditor duties: SB 6192
Family day care providers, comparable provider subsidy and private rates: HB 2619
Family day care providers, minimum provider subsidy rates: HB 2661, SHB 2661
Family day care providers, not code/licensing compliant, city to notify DCYF: SB 6237, SSB 6237
Family engagement framework, early learning through high school, work group: HB 2631
Family engagement strategy, prenatal-to-three: HB 2661, SHB 2661
Family resource and referral linkage system hub, building, DCYF role: SB 6253, SSB 6253
Foster care and adoption initiatives fund, Washington, establishing, DCYF role: HB 2935
Foster care-related legal proceedings, counsel for DCYF and parents for: HB 2083, SB 5942
Health benefit exchange, coverage, day care/early learning provider outreach: SHB 2661
Identicards, for homeless persons under 25 years old, DCYF role: HB 2607, SHB 2607, SB 6304
Infants and toddlers with disabilities and their families, interagency coordinating council for: HB 2402
Juvenile court alternative programs, DCYF-funded, youth outcomes, reporting: SB 6507
Juvenile rehabilitation facilities, isolation and room confinement, limiting use: HB 2277, SHB 2277, 2SHB 2277, SB 6112, SSB 6112
Juvenile rehabilitation facilities, juvenile offenders convicted in adult court in: HB 1646, SHB 1646, * E2SHB 1646, CH 322 (2019), SB 5737, SSB 5737
Juvenile rehabilitation facilities, offender participation in programs: HB 1740, SHB 1740, SB 5815, * SSB 5815, CH 468 (2019)
Juvenile rehabilitation facilities, offender special education assessment: SB 5962
Juvenile rehabilitation facilities, solitary confinement, monitoring use: HB 2080
Juvenile rehabilitation facilities, solitary confinement, prohibiting: HB 2277, SHB 2277, 2SHB 2277, SB 6112, SSB 6112
Kindergarten, readiness guidelines, DCYF to provide to parents/caregivers/guardians: HB 2865
Licensing, child-specific, of relative for placement of dependent child: SB 6482
Licensing, of facilities, internal review, to include foster family homes: HB 2790
Licensing, of facilities, licensing compliance agreements: HB 2790
Licensing, of facilities, standards/background checks/inspection reports for: SB 6482
Military families' access to child care and early learning supports program: HB 1144
Newborns, short-term universal voluntary community-based home visiting programs: SHB 1771
Newborns, universal home visiting and statewide family linkage programs: HB 1771, SHB 1771, SB 5683, SSB 5683
Overnight care of children, substitute caregivers, information disclosure exemption: HB 2063, SHB 2063, SB 5955, * SSB 5955, CH 470 (2019)
Oversight board for DCYF, membership, expanding: * HB 1561, CH 429 (2019), SB 5435
Preschool system, early childhood education and assistance program expansion: SB 6253, SSB 6253
Resource and assessment centers for children, outcomes evaluation: HB 1609, SHB 1609
Sexually exploited children, commercially, services for, DCYF role: 2SHB 1775, 3SHB 1775, 2SSB 5744
Social workers, DCYF, professional loan repayment program, establishing: HB 2002, SB 5950, SSB 5950
Street youth, services for, DCYF role: * HB 1657, CH 124 (2019), SB 5470
Technical amendments to RCW, in connection with DCYF: HB 1091, * SHB 1091, CH 64 (2019)
Workforce education investment account, appropriations from: HB 2158, SHB 2158, * E2SHB 2158, CH 406 (2019)
Youth development work group, creating within DCYF: HB 1644, SHB 1644, SB 5665, SSB 5665
Youth, host homes for, funding restrictions, removing: SB 6623
Youth-serving organizations, mandatory child abuse or neglect reporting: HB 2033, SB 5173