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HV Rep. Introduces Bill on Child Abuse Case Registry

By Allison Dunne

Poughkeepsie, NY – A Hudson Valley-area Congressional Representative is behind a bill that would create a national, centralized registry of child abuse and neglect cases. The legislation calls for the gathering of information from across state lines. Some in the child abuse prevention field say this would be a highly difficult task. WAMC's Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Allison Dunne has more.