ISSUANCE NO. 2005-11

Subject and
Case Related Issues
Effective Date  December 15, 2005

This bulletin transmits new policies regarding the Administrative Issues chapter: 

  • The Immigration Issues section states the Department’s policy regarding its treatment of undocumented persons who become Department clients. 
  • The Native American Families section states the Department’s policy regarding the application of the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA), and requirements of notification, jurisdiction, and burdens of proof in cases that meet ICWA’s guidelines.
Suggestions for Improvement

If you have any suggestions for clarifying or improving policy, procedures or forms, please contact Margaret Hartman, Program Supervisor, Policy Unit.


E-Mail:  margaret.hartman@po.state.ct.us

Phone:  (860) 550-6659