MEDIA ADVISORY: Senate Finance and Senate Health and Human Services Committees to hold joint meeting on Tuesday
STATE HOUSE – The Senate Committee on Finance and the Senate Committee on Health and Human Services will hold a joint meeting this week to hear a presentation on a recent report concerning fatalities of children in state care.
On Tuesday, March 28 at the RISE of the Senate (approximately 4:30 p.m.) in the Senate Lounge of the State House, the two committees will hear a presentation and hold a discussion relating to a March 23rd report from the Child Fatality Review Panel about four child fatalities and two near-fatalities of children in state care. Jennifer Griffith, Esq., the state’s Child Advocate, will make the presentation to the committees.
For more information, contact:
Andrew Caruolo, Publicist
State House Room 20
Providence, RI 02903