Please note: this database includes only state bills and statutes for most topics. However, for Notification of Relatives, Waiver/Variance of Licensing Standards, and Foster Care Licensing, state administrative codes and policy manuals are also included.

For best results, use the 3 drop-down menus below to narrow your search (you must use at least one of the search critera). Once the results are displayed you can quickly find what you are looking for by using the "filter results by keyword" option.

Search results will have a citation, summary of the law, and two buttons.

Clicking on this icon will take you to that state’s legislative homepage where you will be able to use the citation to search for the laws.
Clicking this icon will take you to a Google search page with the citation.