Child Welfare IT Federal Guidance

This page offers statutes, regulations, and other federal issuances to assist states and tribes in planning, developing, and implementing child welfare information systems.

Action Transmittals - This page provides links to Action Transmittals related to child welfare information systems.

Information Memoranda - This page provides links to Information Memoranda related to child welfare information systems.

Program Instructions - This page provides links to Program Instructions related to child welfare information systems.

Regulations - This page provides links to federal regulations related to child welfare information systems.

Statutes - This page provides links to public laws and sections of the Social Security Act that address child welfare information systems.

Technical Bulletins - This page provides links to technical bulletins about child welfare information systems, which supplement official guidance and assist states and tribes in implementing child welfare policies and practices.

Tribal Consultation - This page provides a summary of a formal DSS consultation process on child welfare information systems.

Other Documents - This page provides information on cost-allocation principles and additional guidance from the Children’s Bureau and other federal agencies related to information systems.

Last Reviewed: June 2, 2016