ADMINISTRATION OF THE GOVERNMENT (Chapters 1 through 182)
PROTECTION AND CARE OF CHILDREN, AND PROCEEDINGS AGAINST THEM
Notice of hearing
Section 29D. The department shall provide notice of hearings held under sections 26, 29B and 39G to a foster parent, pre-adoptive parent or relative providing care for the child who is the subject of the petition and shall inform the foster parent, pre-adoptive parent or relative of his right to attend the hearing and to be heard. Nothing in this provision shall be construed to provide that such foster parent, pre-adoptive parent or relative shall be made a party to the proceeding.