Executive Directives | Archive
  • Appendix
    NumberTitle /DescriptionTypePosted
  • Directives
    NumberTitle /DescriptionTypePosted
    • 2009-02
      Addendum to Executive Directive 2009-01
      Administrative Case Consultation for Children under the Age of Ten Years Prior to Referral to Inpatient Mental Health Facilities for Acute or Comprehensive Residential Treatment (ADDENDUM to Executive Directive 2009-01)
      PDF05/13/2009
    • 2009-01
      Inpatient Mental Health Facilities
      Administrative Case Consultation for Children under the Age of Ten Years Prior to Referral to Inpatient Mental Health Facilities for Acute or Comprehensive Residential Treatment
      PDF04/17/2009
    • 2008-04
      No Cohabitating Adults
      Executive Directive: Initiated Act 1, No Cohabitating Adults, dated 12/29/2008
      PDF12/29/2008
    • 2008-03
      Adoptive Applicant Age Guidelines
      Guidelines for Determining Appropriateness of Adoption Applicant Age
      PDF08/01/2008
    • 2008-02
      Requesting a Policy Waiver
      Process for Requesting a Policy Waiver of a DCFS Standard or Alternative Compliance for Child Welfare Agency Licensing (CWAL) Regulation When a Prospective Foster or Adoptive Parent Does Not Meet All of the Required Standards
      PDF04/25/2008
    • 2008-01
      Fingerprint-Based Record Checks
      Alternative Procedures for Complying with the Requirement for Fingerprint-Based Records Checks with the Federal Bureau of Investigation, dated March 14, 2008
      PDF03/14/2008
    • 2007-16
      Foster Youth Driver's License
      Policy Regarding the Criteria a Youth in Foster Care Must Meet When Requesting Permission to Apply for an Arkansas Learner's or Intermediate Driver's License and the Requirement for Liability Insurance. Procedures and Forms (CFS-388 and CFS-389)
      PDF10/05/2007
    • 2007-14
      CAPTA Requirements
      Child Abuse Prevention Treatment Act (CAPTA) requirements regarding DCFS referrals to Division of Developmental Disabilities Services (DDS) for children under the age of three (3)
      PDF09/14/2007
    • 2007-12
      2007 Legislation Changes
      New and Revised DCFS Policy, Procedures, Publications and Forms Based on Legislative Enacted During the 2007 Arkansas Legislative Session
      PDF08/10/2007
    • 2007-06
      Rescinding Executive Directive 2007-04
      RESCINDING Executive Directive 2007-04, which suspended use of DCFS Form CFS-311 Notice to Local Educational Agency (LEA) of Child Maltreatment
      PDF06/01/2007
    • 2007-05
      Title IV-E State Plan 2007
      Policy Revisions - Title IV-E State Plan 2007
      PDF05/25/2007
    • 2007-03
      Interpreter Services
      Using Interpreter Services During a Child Maltreatment Investigation
      PDF04/17/2007
    • 2007-02
      Homosexuals as Foster Parents
      Repeal of the Ban on Homosexuals as Foster Parents
      PDF03/15/2007
    • 2007-01
      DCFS Interfaces with the CACD
      Memorandum, Re: Executive Directive 2007-01, DCFS Interfaces with the Crimes Against Children Division (CACD)
      PDF01/30/2007
    • 2006-01
      New Victims in Ongoing Investigation
      Protocol - When a Child Maltreatment Investigation Discovers New Victims and/or Allegations in an Ongoing Investigation
      PDF12/18/2006
    • 2006-10
      Children of Illegal Aliens
      The Division of Children and Family Service's (DCFS) Response t Children (Birth - 17 Years Old) of Actual or Suspected Illegal Aliens. It Addresses Both Providing Services and Reporting Requirements.
      PDF12/18/2006
    • 2006-13
      Adoption Assistance Eligibility
      Clarification of Adoptioin Assistances Eligibility Criteria for Non-Custody Adoptions
      PDF12/18/2006
    • 2006-08
      Infants Born to Juveniles
      Infants Born to Juveniles Who are in the Physical Custody of The Division of Youth Services
      PDF12/18/2006
    • 2006-07
      FSNRA & Case Plan
      New Family Strengths, Needs and Risk Assessment (FSNRA) and Case Plan Processess
      PDF09/16/2006
    • 2006-06
      Arkansas Supervisory Review Tool
      Mandatory Use of the Arkansas Supervisory Review Tool, and Notificiations to the Office of Chief Counsel When an FSW and The Office of Chief Counsel, (OCC), Disagree on the Recommendation to be made to the Court
      PDF08/08/2006
    • 2006-04
      Signed Consent for Medical Treatment
      Signed Consent for Medical Treatment
      PDF08/01/2006
    • 2006-03
      Supervisory Review Tool
      A Supervisor’s Mandatory Use of the Arkansas Supervisory Review Tool with a Family Service Worker (FSW) and the Notifications that Must be Made when the Office of Chief Counsel and an FSW Disagree on the Recommendations to be Made to the Court.
      PDF07/13/2006
    • 2006-02
      Born with Methamphetamine
      Infants Born With Methamphetamine in their System
      PDF06/16/2006
    • 2005-05
      Marriage and Divorce of Foster Parents
      Marriage and Divorce of Foster Parents
      PDF10/28/2005
    • 2005-04
      Rand McNally Mileage Chart
      Using the Rand McNally Mileage Chart for Mileage Reimbursement and School-Related Requirements of Act 1155 and Act 1961
      PDF10/05/2005
    • 2005-03
      Provider Redesign
      Provider Redesign
      PDF07/01/2005
    • 2005-01
      Homosexuals as Foster Parents
      Repeal of the Ban on Homosexuals as Foster Parents
      PDF02/17/2005
    • 2004-06
      Out-of-State Relative Placement
      Out-of-State Relative Placement - Financial and Planning Responsibility
      PDF09/30/2004
    • 2004-05
      Prenatal Illegal Drug Exposure
      Referral to DDS for Services and Clarification on Addressing Prenatal Illegal Drug Exposure
      PDF06/18/2004
    • 2004-03
      Local Criminal Record Check
      Request for Local Criminal Record Check of Adoptive Parent (CFS-349a) or of Foster Parent (CFS-349b)
      PDF03/17/2004
    • 2004-04
      Protective Measures During Investigation
      Protective Measures During Investigation
      PDF03/17/2004
    • 2004-02
      Legal Subsidy
      Legal Subsidy
      PDF03/10/2004
    • 2003-03
      Crimes Against Children Agreement
      DCFS and Arkansas State Police Crimes Against Children Agreement
      PDF12/31/2003
    • 2003-02
      Off-site Workers' Safety Plan
      Off-site Workers' Safety Plan and CFS-317 (Off-site Workers's Safety Log)
      PDF09/22/2003
    • 2003-01
      ASVSP for Foster Parents/Applicants
      Arkansas State Vehicle Safety Program for Foster Parents/Applicants
      PDF05/29/2003
    • 2002-03
      Supervision of Children
      Supervision of Children in Out-of-Home Placement (Child Maltreatment Allegations Concerning Out-of-Home Placements)
      PDF08/14/2002
    • 2007-10
      FSW Disagreement
      Procedure That Should Be Followed When the FSW Disagrees With Determination of Medicaid Ineligibility for a Child in Foster Care
      PDF
  • Memorandums
    NumberTitle /DescriptionTypePosted
    • 2009-01
      Exeuctive Directives 2009-01-02
      Re: Executive Directives 2009-01 & 02, Administrative Case Consultation for Children under the Age of Ten Years Prior to Referral to Inpatient Mental Health Facilities for Acute or Comprehensive Residential Treatment & Addendum
      PDF04/17/2009
    • 2007-16PDF10/05/2007
    • 2007-14PDF09/14/2007
    • 2007-12
      Executive Directive 2007-12
      Re: Executive Directive 2007-12 (2007 Legislation), dated March 24, 2008
      PDF08/10/2007
    • 2007-06
      Executive Directive 2007-06
      Re: Executive Directive 2007-06 (Form CFS-311), dated March 20, 2008
      PDF06/01/2007
    • 2007-05
      Executive Directive 2007-05
      Re: Executive Directive 2007-05 (Policy Revisions - title IV-E State Plan 2007), dated May 25, 2007
      PDF05/25/2007
    • 2007-03
      Executive Directive 2007-03
      Re: Executive Directive 2007-03 Using Interpreter Services During a Child Maltreatment Investigation, dated 09/25/2008
      PDF04/17/2007
    • 2007-02
      Executive Directive 2007-02
      Re: Executive Directive 2007-02 Repeal of Ban on Homosexuals as Foster Parents, dated 12/29/2008
      PDF03/15/2007
    • 2007-01
      Executive Directive 2007-01
      Re: Executive Directive 2007-01, DCFS Interfaces with the Crimes Against Children Division (CACD)
      PDF01/30/2007
    • 2006-10
      Children of Actual of Suspected Aliens
      Re: Executive Directive 2006-10 (Response to Children of Actual of Suspected Aliens), dated March 14, 2008
      PDF12/18/2006
    • 2006-01
      Executive Directive 2006-01
      Re: Executive Directive 2006-01, Protocol - When a Child Maltreatment Investigator Discovers New Victims and/or Allegations in an Ongoing Investigation
      PDF12/18/2006
    • 2006-08
      Executive Directive 2006-08
      Re: Executive Directive: Infants Born to Juveniles Who are in the Physical Custody of The Division of Youth Services, dated 09/25/2008
      PDF12/18/2006
    • 2006-13
      Executive Directive 2006-13
      Re: Executive Directive 2006-13, Clarification of Adoption Assistance Eligibility Criteria for Non-Custody Adoptions
      PDF12/18/2006
    • 2006-07
      Executive Directive 2006-07
      Re: Executive Directive 2006-07, New Family Strengths, Needs and Risk Assessment (FSNRA) and Case Plan Processes
      PDF09/16/2006
    • 2006-06
      Executive Directive 2006-06
      Re: Mandatory Use of the Arkansas Supervisory Review Tool, and Notificiations to the Office of Chief Counsel When an FSW and The Office of Chief Counsel, (OCC), Disagree on the Recommendation to be made to the Court
      PDF08/08/2006
    • 2006-04
      Executive Directive 2006-04
      Re: Executive Directive 2006-04, Signed Consent for Medical Treatment, dated 09/25/2008
      PDF08/01/2006
    • 2006-03
      Executive Directive 2006-03
      Re: Executive Directive 2006-03, Mandatory Use of the Arkansas Supervisory Review Tool, dated 09/25/2008
      PDF07/13/2006
    • 2006-02
      Executive Directive 2006-02
      Re: Executive Directive 2006-02 (Infants Born With Meth), dated March 19, 2008
      PDF06/16/2006
    • 2005-05
      Executive Directive 2005-05
      Re: Executive Directive 2005-05, Marriage and Divorce of Foster Parents, dated 09/05/2008
      PDF10/28/2005
    • 2005-04
      Executive Directive 2005-04
      Re: Executive Directive 2005-04 Educational Services, dated 09/25/2008
      PDF10/05/2005
    • 2005-03
      Executive Directive 2005-03
      Re: Executive Directive 2005-03, Provider Redesign, dated 09/25/2008
      PDF07/01/2005
    • 2004-06
      Executive Directive 2004-06
      Re: Executive Directive 2004-06, Out-of-State Relative Placement - Financial and Planning Responsibility, dated 09/25/2008
      PDF09/30/2004
    • 2004-05
      Executive Directive 2004-05
      Re: Executive Directive 2004-05 (Referral to DDS for Prenatal Exposure), dated March 19, 2008
      PDF06/18/2004
    • 2004-04
      Executive Directive 2004-04
      Re: Executive Directive 2004-04, Protective Measures During Investigation, dated 09/25/2008
      PDF03/17/2004
    • 2004-03
      Executive Directive 2004-03
      Re: Executive Directive 2004-03 (Local Criminal Record Check), dated March 23, 2007
      PDF03/17/2004
    • 2004-02
      Executive Directive 2004-02
      Re: Executive Directive 2004-02, Legal Subsidy, dated 09/25/2008
      PDF03/10/2004
    • 2003-03
      Executive Directive 2003-03
      Re: Executive Directive 2003-03, DCFS and Arkansas State Police Crimes Against Children Agreement
      PDF12/31/2003
    • 2003-02
      Executive Directive 2003-02
      Re: Executive Directive 2003-02, Off-site Workers' Safety Plan and CFS-317 (Off-site Workers' Safety Log, dated 09/025/2008; Off-site Workers' Safety Plan
      PDF09/22/2003
    • 2003-01
      Executive Directive 2003-0
      Re: Executive Directive 2003-01 (Vehicle Safety Program), dated March 19, 2008
      PDF05/29/2003
    • 2002-03
      Executive Directive 2002-03
      Re: Executive Directive 2002-03, Supervision of Children in Out-of-Home Placement (Child Maltreatment Allegations Concerning Out-of-Home Placements)
      PDF08/14/2002
    • 2007-10
      Executive Directive 2007-10
      Re: Executive Directive 2007-10, Procedure That Should Be Followed When the FSW Disagrees With Determination of Medicaid Ineligibility for a Child in Foster Care, dated 09/25/2008
      PDF
  • Procedures
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