Foster children: immigration counsel

AB-1324

session 2019-2020
priority Standard
Author Levine
position Support
Letter View Letter

To assist undocumented children in foster care who often face deportation hearings without legal counsel, this bill would  require the state, subject to the availability of funding, to contract with nonprofit legal services organizations to provide legal services to  such children  and would  specify the required qualifications for those nonprofit legal services organizations.