Ohio's Families and Children Rule Review Site

Ohio's Families and Children Rule Review Site: Your Opinion Counts!

This website offers you the opportunity to comment on the Ohio Administrative Code Rules that govern programs for Ohio’s families and children, including child and adult protection, substitute care, adoption and related funding and administrative functions.  Whether you are a child professional whose daily tasks are guided by the rules, someone who has had experience with some aspect of Ohio’s child welfare system, or simply an individual who cares about how Ohio’s programs for families and children are administered, you have knowledge and insight to offer.

For more information on the rule-making process, click here. 


Rules Open For Comment

Rule Comments Open Until
Chapter 5101:2-38 Case Planning and Reviews.
Protective supervision by PCSAs.5101:2-38-0205/18/2019 (29 days remaining)
Protective supervision by PCPAs.5101:2-38-0305/18/2019 (29 days remaining)
Required contents of a PCPA case plan document.5101:2-38-0605/18/2019 (29 days remaining)
Child's education and health information.5101:2-38-0805/18/2019 (29 days remaining)
PCSA requirements for providing on-going services in alternative response.5101:2-38-2005/18/2019 (29 days remaining)
Chapter 5101:2-48 Adoption.
Requirement of "Social and Medical History".5101:2-48-0305/02/2019 (13 days remaining)
Assessor roles and responsibilities for foster care and adoption.5101:2-48-0605/02/2019 (13 days remaining)
Restrictions concerning provision of adoption services.5101:2-48-1005/02/2019 (13 days remaining)
Approval of a foster home for adoptive placement.5101:2-48-1105/02/2019 (13 days remaining)
Assessor visits and contacts with children in adoptive homes prior to finalization.5101:2-48-1705/02/2019 (13 days remaining)
Postfinalization services.5101:2-48-1805/02/2019 (13 days remaining)
Release of identifying and nonidentifying information.5101:2-48-2005/02/2019 (13 days remaining)
Child study inventory.5101:2-48-2105/02/2019 (13 days remaining)
Inter-country adoption data collection.5101:2-48-2505/02/2019 (13 days remaining)


Forms Open For Comment

Form Comments Open Until
No forms open for comment at this time.


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