Children, Families & Seniors Subcommittee

Start Date and Time: Wednesday, January 13, 2021 2:00 PM
End Date and Time: Wednesday, January 13, 2021 3:00 PM
Location: Morris Hall (17 HOB)
Duration: 1.00
Meeting Overview/Summary:
Introduction of Chad Poppell, Secretary of the Department of Children and Families (DCF), and Barbara Palmer, Director of the Agency for Persons with Disabilities

Implementation briefing on SB 1326 (2020), related to Child Welfare
- Chad Poppell, Secretary, DCF
- Dr. Patty Babcock, Deputy Secretary, DCF
- Jessica Kemper, Director of Quality Assurance, DCF

Child Welfare Annual Report: Jessica Pryce, Ph.D., Director, Florida Institute for Child Welfare

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