Child Protective Services Handbook Revision February 4, 2009

This revision of the Child Protective Services Handbook was published on February 4, 2009. Summaries of new or revised items are provided below.

The CPS handbook is being revised to address a recent court ruling and the emphasis on 4th Amendment rights and exigent circumstances.

Court-Related Services, Approvals, Notifications, and Hearings (PATS 2378)

5300 Court-Related Services for Children in Conservatorship

5310 Required Services

5350 Required Court Reviews and Hearings

5360 Special Court Approvals and Notifications

5361 Obtaining Court Approval

5362 Notifying the Court