- After a child adjudicated neglected by the Division pursuant to this chapter has been committed by the Division to the custody of a department, agency or institution for more than eighteen (18) months and no hearing on a motion for the termination of the parent and child relationship has been held within the preceding twelve (12) months, the Division shall, at a review hearing, determine why a motion to terminate the parent and child relationship has not been filed.
- For each child who remains in custody for three (3) years or more, the Division shall, at each annual review hearing, determine why a motion to terminate the parent and child relationships has not been filed.
Historical and Statutory
1981 Ed., § 16-2355.
1973 Ed., § 16-2355.
Legislative History of Laws
For legislative history of D.C. Law 2-22, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 16-2301.
DC CODE § 16-2355
Current through December 11, 2012
(Sept. 23, 1977, D.C. Law 2-22, title IV, § 410, 24 DCR 3341.)