140.130 Mandatory Reporting of Child Abuse, Abandonment and Neglect Policy and Procedure


This policy provides guidance regarding mandatory reporting requirements for child abuse, abandonment, and neglect pursuant to Fla. Stat. Sections 39.201 and 39.205; procedures for reporting and consequences for failure to report. This law was revised during the 2012 regular session of the Florida Legislature in order to strengthen child abuse reporting obligations at colleges and universities, private and public alike, by including specific responsibilities for university Administrators and law enforcement agencies and providing fines for failing to meet the statutory requirements.

Published on 2013-06-17

Administrative Oversight & Contact Information

Human Resources

Employee & Labor Relations

PC 236
  • Phone: 305-348-4186

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