National Study of Child Protective
Services Systems and Reform Efforts

Review of State CPS Policy

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation
and
Administration for Children and Families
Administration on Children, Youth and Families
Children's Bureau

April 2003

This report is available on the Internet at:
http://aspe.hhs.gov/hsp/cps-status03/state-policy03/

Contents

Executive Summary

Chapters

  1. Introduction
  2. Administrative Structures and Responsibilities
  3. Screening and Intake
  4. Investigation
  5. Alternative Response
  6. Reflections

Appendices

  1. Methodology
  2. List of State Policy Manuals
  3. Blank State CPS Policy Review Form (in PDF format only, 12 pages)
  4. References

List of Figures and Tables

Figures

Tables

Background and Acknowledgements


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Home Pages:
Human Services Policy (HSP)
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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

Last updated: 04/06/10