Handbook Revision, February 1, 2017
This revision of the Statewide Intake Policy and Procedures Handbook was published on February 1, 2017. Summaries of new or revised items are provided below.
Reports Regarding a Sexually Active Minor (PATS 9652)
SWI collaborated with CPS and Legal to create intake guidelines to aid SWI staff in assessing situations involving sexually active minors. The guidelines went into effect 8/1/16 but they are limited to one or two sentences. This policy was created to expand on how to apply the concepts and aid in the decision making process.
4231 Child age 12 Years Old and Younger is Pregnant or Has an STD
4231 Limited Information Regarding the Identification and Location of a the SXAB Victim
4232 Reports Regarding a Sexually Active Minor
4233.1 Limited Information Regarding a Sexually Active Minor
2350 Sexually Active Minor (Rider 11)
The following sections are a number change only due to the deletion above:
2360 Reports Made by DFPS Staff
2361 When DFPS Staff Make a Report for Their Own DFPS Program
2361.1Reports Made Verbally by DFPS Staff for Their Own DFPS Program
2361.2E-Reports Made by DFPS Staff for Their Own DFPS Program
2362 When Program Staff in One DFPS Program Report for a Different DFPS Program