Revised Kansas Code for Care of Children
Revised Kansas Code for Care of Children
Table of Contents
38-2201 Citation; construction of code; policy of state.
38-2203 Jurisdiction; age of child, presumptions; precedence of certain orders.
38-2205 Right to counsel; guardian ad litem.
38-2206 Appointment of special advocate.
38-2207 Citizen review boards; members.
38-2208 Same; duties and powers.
38-2209 Confidentiality of child in need of care records; penalties; immunities.
38-2210 Parties exchanging information.
38-2211 Access to official and social file; preservation of records.
38-2212 Appropriate and necessary access; exchange of information; court ordered disclosure; limited public information.
38-2213 Records of law enforcement agencies; limited disclosure; exchange of information; access; court ordered disclosure.
38-2214 Duties of county or district attorney.
38-2215 Docket fee; authorized only by legislative enactment; expenses; assessment.
38-2216 Expense of care and custody of child.
38-2217 Health services.
38-2218 Educational decisions; educational advocates for exceptional children.
38-2219 Evaluation of development or needs of child.
38-2221 Fingerprints and photographs.
38-2222 Public information and educational program; reporting of suspected abuse or neglect.
38-2223 Reporting of certain abuse or neglect of children; persons reporting; reports, made to whom; penalties; immunity from liability.
38-2224 Same; employer prohibited from imposing sanctions on employee making report or cooperating in investigation; penalty.
38-2225 Same; reporting of certain abuse or neglect of children in institutions operated by the secretary; rules and regulations.
38-2226 Investigation of reports; coordination between agencies.
38-2227 Child advocacy centers.
38-2228 Multidisciplinary team.
38-2229 Investigation of abuse or neglect; subpoena; request to quash.
38-2230 Same; duties of SRS.
38-2231 Child under 18, when law enforcement officers or court services officers may take into custody; sheltering a runaway.
38-2232 Child under 18 taken into custody; duties of officers; referral of cases for proceedings under this code and interstate compact on juveniles; placed in shelter facility or with other person; application of law enforcement officer; release of child.
38-2233 Filing of petition on referral by SRS or other person; filing by individual.
38-2235 Procedure upon filing of petition.
38-2236 Summons; persons to be served; notice of hearing.
38-2237 Service of process.
38-2238 Proof of service.
38-2239 Service of other pleadings.
38-2240 Subpoenas; witness fees.
38-2241 Additional parties.
38-2242 Ex parte orders of protective custody; application; determination of probable cause; period of time; placement; procedures; orders for removal of child from custody of parent, limitations.
38-2243 Orders of temporary custody; notice; hearing; procedure; findings; placement; orders for removal of child from custody of parent, limitations.
38-2244 Order for informal supervision; restraining orders.
38-2247 Attendance at proceedings; confidentiality.
38-2248 Stipulations and no contest statements.
38-2249 Rules of evidence.
38-2250 Degree of proof.
38-2252 Predispositional alternative; placement with person other than child's parent; conference; recommendations; immunity.
38-2253 Dispositional hearing; purpose; time.
38-2254 Same; notice.
38-2255 Authorized dispositions; prohibitions.
38-2257 Permanency planning at disposition.
38-2258 Change of placement; notice; opportunity for hearing; removal from home of parent, findings by court.
38-2259 Emergency change of placement; removal from home of parent, findings of court.
38-2260 Placement; order directing child to remain in present or future placement, application for determination that child has violated order; procedure; authorized dispositions; limitations on facilities used for placement; computation of time limitations.
38-2261 Reports made by foster parents.
38-2262 Placement; testimony of certain children.
38-2263 Permanency planning.
38-2264 Permanency hearing; purpose; procedure; time for hearing; authorized orders.
38-2265 Same; notice.
38-2266 Request for termination of parental rights or appointment of permanent custodian.
38-2267 Procedure upon receipt of request.
38-2268 Voluntary relinquishment; voluntary permanent custodianship; consent to adoption.
38-2269 Factors to be considered in termination of parental rights; appointment of permanent custodian.
38-2270 Custody for adoption.
38-2271 Presumption of unfitness, when; burden of proof.
38-2272 Appointment of permanent custodian.
38-2273 Appeals; procedure; verification; continuing jurisdiction.
38-2274 Temporary orders pending appeal; status of orders appealed from.
38-2275 Fees and expenses.
38-2276 Prohibiting detainment or placement of child in jail.
38-2277 Determination of child support.
38-2278 Journal entry for child support.
38-2279 Withholding order for child support; filing; service; jurisdiction; consolidation with child in need of care case; modification.
38-2280 Remedies supplemental not substitute.
38-2281 Family services and community intervention fund; child in need of care, purpose of expenditure of moneys.
38-2282 Newborn infant protection act.
38-2283 Application to existing cases.
38-2284 Precedence of certain orders issued under revised Kansas code for care of children and revised Kansas juvenile justice code.
38-2285 Awarding high school diplomas; requirements.
38-2286 Child removed from custody of parent, substantial consideration of grandparent.
38-2287 Child in custody, victim of certain conduct; special assessment to determine safety, placement and treatment needs.
38-2288 CINC placement in a juvenile detention facility.