Committee to Consider Child, Maternal Protection Proposals
WHAT: The House Children and Youth Committee, chaired by Rep. Karen Boback (R-Lackawanna/Luzerne/Wyoming), will hold a voting meeting to consider three bills and nine resolutions.

They include measures that would add post-partum depression as a qualifying at-risk condition for early intervention screening purposes (House Bill 1270); criminalize transferring custody of adopted children without court approval
(House Bill 1867); and amend the Child Protective Services Act to permit provisional hiring under limited conditions (House Bill 2527).

WHO: Boback and members of the House Children and Youth Committee.

WHEN: Wednesday, May 27, 9 a.m.

WHERE: Room 60, East Wing, Pennsylvania Capitol Building, Harrisburg.

LIVE WEBSTREAMING: The meeting will be streamed live at

Media contact: Michael A. Plummer, 717-260-6507,