Gov. Bevin ceremonially signs legislation supporting children in foster care

The Ohio County Monitor

By OC Monitor Staff

FRANKFORT, Ky. — Gov. Matt Bevin today ceremonially signed two pieces of recently enacted legislation improving the lives of children removed from their homes because of abuse or neglect. House Bill 180 allows youth to be temporarily placed with non-relative adults who already have a significant emotional relationship with the child. House Bill 192 allows foster children to obtain their learner’s permits and driver’s licenses without the signature of their parent or guardian.

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