SENATE MOTION


MADAM PRESIDENT:

    I move
that Senate Bill 286 be amended to read as follows:

SOURCE: Page 36, line 40; (12)MO028603.36. -->     Page 36, between lines 40 and 41, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 31-33-25.5; (12)MO028603.45. -->     "SECTION 45. IC 31-33-25.5 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW CHAPTER TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2012]:
     Chapter 25.5. Report Concerning Child Fatalities
    Sec. 1. (a) The department shall annually prepare a comprehensive report of all child fatalities in Indiana that are the result of child abuse or neglect for the previous calendar year.

    (b) The report shall include the following information:
        (1) A summary that includes a synopsis of data of all child abuse or neglect fatalities.
        (2) An analysis that indicates the risk factors that are common elements in child abuse or neglect fatalities.
        (3) A description of the manner in which the data was assembled.
        (4) Demographic information regarding child abuse or neglect fatalities.
        (5) A description of the most frequent causes of child abuse or neglect fatalities.

         (6) The characteristics of the perpetrators, households, and victims of the child abuse or neglect fatalities.
        (7) An analysis of the primary risk factors involved in child abuse or neglect fatalities.

    (c) The department shall post the report prepared under this section on the department's Internet web site.
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    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
    (Reference is to SB 286 as printed January 13, 2012.)

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Senator BREAUX


MO028603/DI 107
2012