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The 190th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Section 51H: Protective alerts; transport of child to another state or country

Section 51H. Notwithstanding any general or special law to the contrary, the department may send to, or receive from, any other state or country a protective alert containing any information about a child related to a substantiated report of child abuse or neglect if the department reasonably believes that the child has been or will be transported to another state or country.