§ 3490.322. County agency compliance with risk assessment standards.

 (a)  Each county agency shall implement a State-approved risk assessment process in performance of its duties under sections 6362 and 6375 of the CPSL (relating to responsibilities of county agency for child protective services; and county agency requirements for general protective services) and this chapter.

 (b)  Each county agency shall implement the State-approved risk assessment process approved by the Department on July 1, 1997.

 (c)  The county agency shall implement its risk assessment process in a way which supports its overall decision making process for, and approach to, protective services.

 (d)  The county agency in developing and implementing the family service plan and placement amendment as required by Chapter 3130 (relating to administration of county children and youth social service programs) shall assure that the level of activity, in person contacts with the child, oversight, supervision and services for the child and family are consistent with the level of risk as determined by the county agency.

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