2009 West Virginia Code
CHAPTER 49. CHILD WELFARE

ARTICLE 1. PURPOSES; DEFINITIONS. 

ARTICLE 2. STATE RESPONSIBILITIES FOR THE PROTECTION AND CARE OF CHILDREN. 

ARTICLE 2A. INTERSTATE COMPACT ON THE PLACEMENT OF CHILDREN. 

ARTICLE 2B. DUTIES OF SECRETARY OF HEALTH AND HUMAN RESOURCES FOR CHILD WELFARE. 

ARTICLE 2C. INTERSTATE ADOPTION ASSISTANCE COMPACT. 

ARTICLE 2D. HOME-BASED FAMILY PRESERVATION ACT. 

ARTICLE 2E. QUALITY RATING AND IMPROVEMENT SYSTEM. 

ARTICLE 3. CHILD WELFARE AGENCIES. 

ARTICLE 4. CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS. 

ARTICLE 4A. WEST VIRGINIA FAMILY SUPPORT PROGRAM. 

ARTICLE 5. JUVENILE PROCEEDINGS. 

ARTICLE 5A. JUVENILE REFEREE SYSTEM. 

ARTICLE 5B. WEST VIRGINIA JUVENILE OFFENDER REHABILITATION ACT. 

ARTICLE 5C. COMMITTEES ON JUVENILE LAW. 

ARTICLE 5D. MULTIDISCIPLINARY TEAMS. 

ARTICLE 5E. DIVISION OF JUVENILE SERVICES. 

ARTICLE 6. PROCEDURE IN CASES OF CHILD NEGLECT OR ABUSE. 

ARTICLE 6A. REPORTS OF CHILDREN SUSPECTED TO BE ABUSED OR NEGLECTED. 

ARTICLE 6B. APPOINTMENT OF SPECIAL GUARDIAN TO SECURE MEDICAL TREATMENT FOR PERSONS UNDER EIGHTEEN YEARS OF AGE. 

ARTICLE 6C. CHILDREN'S TRUST FUND. 

ARTICLE 6D. WEST VIRGINIA CHILD PROTECTIVE SERVICES ACT. 

ARTICLE 6E. EMERGENCY POSSESSION OF CERTAIN ABANDONED CHILDREN. 

ARTICLE 7. GENERAL PROVISIONS. 

ARTICLE 8. INTERSTATE COMPACT ON JUVENILES. 

ARTICLE 8A. THE INTERSTATE COMPACT FOR JUVENILES. 

ARTICLE 9. MISSING CHILDREN INFORMATION ACT. 

ARTICLE 10. CHILD PLACEMENT ALTERNATIVES. 

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