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Message ID: 8459
Date: 2010-02-17

Author:Brown.Kevin

Subject:RE: comparison of reporting laws and abuse definitions by state

At the Gateway website referenced in an earlier email, there is a very nice summary of state laws (2007). I've found this to be a very useful tool. The link to the pdf file is below... http://www.childwelfare.gov/systemwide/laws_policies/statutes/defineall. pdf Kevin Kevin Brown, M.P.A. Director of Research Summit County Children Services 264 S. Arlington St. Akron, Ohio 44306 Phone: 330.379.2025 -----Original Message----- From: bounce-5320671-9506626@list.cornell.edu [mailto:bounce-5320671-9506626@list.cornell.edu] On Behalf Of Alan Puckett Sent: Wednesday, February 17, 2010 12:57 PM To: Child Maltreatment Researchers Subject: RE: comparison of reporting laws & abuse definitions by state I'd start with the Child Welfare Information Gateway's search tool and database at: http://www.childwelfare.gov/systemwide/laws_policies/state/ -----Original Message----- From: bounce-5320635-12200436@list.cornell.edu [mailto:bounce-5320635-12200436@list.cornell.edu] On Behalf Of lfontes@rcn.com Sent: Wednesday, February 17, 2010 9:51 AM To: child-maltreatment-research-L@cornell.edu Subject: comparison of reporting laws & abuse definitions by state Is there a source that compares mandated reporting laws & definitions of abuse by state? This would be very helpful for a multi-state project that I'm undertaking. All help appreciated! Lisa Fontes, Ph.D. University of Massachusetts, Amherst U.S.A. This message is intended only for the recipient to which it is addressed. It may contain confidential information that is subject to copyright. If you are not the intended recipient, you are hereby notified that any dissemination, copying or distribution of this message, or files associated with this message, is strictly prohibited. If you have received this message in error, please notify us immediately by replying to the message and deleting it from your computer. Messages sent to and from us may be monitored.

At the Gateway website referenced in an earlier email, there is a very nice summary of state laws (2007). I've found this to be a very useful tool. The link to the pdf file is below... http://www.childwelfare.gov/systemwide/laws_policies/statutes/defineall. pdf Kevin Kevin Brown, M.P.A. Director of Research Summit County Children Services 264 S. Arlington St. Akron, Ohio 44306 Phone: 330.379.2025 -----Original Message----- From: bounce-5320671-9506626list.cornell.edu [mailto:bounce-5320671-9506626list.cornell.edu] On Behalf Of Alan Puckett Sent: Wednesday, February 17, 2010 12:57 PM To: Child Maltreatment Researchers Subject: RE: comparison of reporting laws & abuse definitions by state I'd start with the Child Welfare Information Gateway's search tool and database at: http://www.childwelfare.gov/systemwide/laws_policies/state/ -----Original Message----- From: bounce-5320635-12200436list.cornell.edu [mailto:bounce-5320635-12200436list.cornell.edu] On Behalf Of lfontesrcn.com Sent: Wednesday, February 17, 2010 9:51 AM To: child-maltreatment-research-Lcornell.edu Subject: comparison of reporting laws & abuse definitions by state Is there a source that compares mandated reporting laws & definitions of abuse by state? This would be very helpful for a multi-state project that I'm undertaking. All help appreciated! Lisa Fontes, Ph.D. University of Massachusetts, Amherst U.S.A. This message is intended only for the recipient to which it is addressed. It may contain confidential information that is subject to copyright. If you are not the intended recipient, you are hereby notified that any dissemination, copying or distribution of this message, or files associated with this message, is strictly prohibited. If you have received this message in error, please notify us immediately by replying to the message and deleting it from your computer. Messages sent to and from us may be monitored.