Child Protective Services Handbook Revision September 17, 2010

This revision of the Child Protective Services Handbook was published on September 17, 2010. Summaries of new or revised items are provided below.

Permanency Planning Instrument (PPI) (PATS 2447)

The item below is revised to add policy regarding the use of the Permanency Planning Instrument (PPI) (Form 6578). This form is used in compliance with the SB 368 requirement to report to HHSC.

CPS staff were informed of this policy with the issuance of PSA 06-107 on July 31, 2006.


6222.3 Permanency Planning for Children With Intellectual or Developmental Disabilities in Institutional Settings

Clarification on Family Service Planning (PATS 3978)

The item below is revised to clarify content.


6611.3 Review the Family Service Plan