(1) Promote kinship care and lifelong connections through the process of family finding
when a child has been removed from the legal custody of the child's parents;
(2) Prevent recurrence of abuse, neglect, exploitation, or other maltreatment of children;
(3) Reduce the length of time children spend in foster care;
(4) Reduce multiple placements of children in foster care;
(5) Remain in compliance with the federal Fostering Connections to Success and Increasing
Adoptions Act of 2008, Public Law 110-351; and
(6) Create a pilot project for the process of locating and engaging family members
in the life of a child who is a ward of the state or is participating in the bridge
to independence program as defined in section 43-4503, or both, and in need of permanency through a lifelong network of support.
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