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245A.156 Disclosure of communicable disease to licensed foster care providers.

Subdivision 1. Licensed foster care. This section applies to county agencies, private child-placing agencies, and individuals who place children or adults who have a known communicable disease, as defined in section 144.4172, subdivision 2, in foster care settings licensed under this chapter.

Subd. 2. Placing agency's or individual's duties. Notwithstanding section 144.335, before a county or private child-placing agency or individual places a child or adult with a known communicable disease with a licensed foster care provider, the agency or individual must:

(1) disclose to the foster care license holder the individual's communicable disease; and

(2) determine that the foster care provider has the ability to provide care to the individual.

HIST: 2002 c 290 s 1