Scouts-L Mail Archive for February of 1999: Re: Child Protection - Foster Kids
Re: Child Protection - Foster Kids
Sun, 31 Jan 1999 10:08:34 -0600
The legal guardian can only give permission or a court appointed guardian.
Next question? How do you know that the person is the legal guardian, do
you ask to see proof or is this beyond the scope of a scout leader. I would
hate to start asking for ID on applications.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Scouts-L Youth Group List [mailto:Scouts-L@LISTSERV.TCU.EDU]On
> Behalf Of gdtester
> Sent: Sunday, January 31, 1999 9:55 AM
> To: SCOUTS-L@LISTSERV.TCU.EDU
> Subject: Child Protection - Foster Kids
> Our main issue is who can give us permission to take these Scouts
> on trips,
> local and out of state?
> We've now added new questions to our initial interviews. "Is this your
> son? If not, how are you related to him? Are you his legal guardian?".