Pregnancy and Alcohol

Legal Significance for Child Abuse/Child Neglect

Laws that clarify the admissibility of evidence in child welfare proceedings regarding prenatal alcohol exposure as it pertains to allegations of child abuse, child neglect, child deprivation, or child dependence, or proceedings seeking termination of parental rights.

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Timeline of changes for Legal Significance for Child Abuse/Child Neglect
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AKNo Change
AL
  • Jurisdiction: Alabama
  • Effective Date of Change: 3/11/2003
  • Change: Child abuse/neglect provision adopted
  • Details
                                                            
ARNo Change
AZ   
  • Jurisdiction: Arizona
  • Effective Date of Change: 12/18/2003
  • Change: Child abuse/neglect provision adopted
  • Details
                                                         
CANo Change
CO      
  • Jurisdiction: Colorado
  • Effective Date of Change: 7/1/2004
  • Change: Child abuse/neglect provision adopted
  • Details
                                                      
CTNo Change
DCNo Change
DENo Change
FLNo Change
GA                                            
  • Jurisdiction: Georgia
  • Effective Date of Change: 1/1/2014
  • Change: Child abuse/neglect provision adopted
  • Details
                
HINo Change
IANo Change
IDNo Change
ILNo Change
INNo Change
KSNo Change
KYNo Change
LA                  
  • Jurisdiction: Louisiana
  • Effective Date of Change: 8/15/2007
  • Change: Child abuse/neglect provision adopted
  • Details
                                          
MANo Change
MDNo Change
ME      
  • Jurisdiction: Maine
  • Effective Date of Change: 7/30/2004
  • Change: Child abuse/neglect provision adopted
  • Details
                                                      
MINo Change
MNNo Change
MONo Change
MSNo Change
MTNo Change
NCNo Change
ND
  • Jurisdiction: North Dakota
  • Effective Date of Change: 3/26/2003
  • Change: Child abuse/neglect provision adopted
  • Details
                                                            
NENo Change
NHNo Change
NJNo Change
NMNo Change
NVNo Change
NYNo Change
OHNo Change
OKNo Change
ORNo Change
PANo Change
RINo Change
SCNo Change
SDNo Change
TNNo Change
TXNo Change
UTNo Change
VANo Change
VTNo Change
WANo Change
WINo Change
WVNo Change
WYNo Change
USNo Change