HB 2848 - DIGEST

Requires each member of a school district board of directors, if the school district is required to enter into a memorandum of understanding with a juvenile court with respect to the operation of a community truancy board, to: (1) Participate in trauma-informed training provided to community truancy board members; and

(2) Attend at least one community truancy board meeting per school year.

Requires the office of homeless youth prevention and protection, in collaboration with the Washington association of juvenile court administrators and with data provided by the Washington state center for court research, to regionally site secure crisis residential centers that meet therapeutic standards to make these centers accessible and available for use by all counties.