Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
Chapter 28A of the General Laws is hereby amended by striking out section 14, as appearing in the 1986 Official Edition, and inserting in place thereof the following section:-
Section 14. No person shall cause to be published in a newspaper distributed anywhere in the commonwealth or to be broadcast on a radio or television station in the commonwealth an advertisement or notice for the placement or reception of a child under sixteen years of age for family foster care, family day care, day care center care, school age child care program, group residential care, or temporary shelter care or adoption unless such advertisement is placed by a licensed or approved placement agency, by a licensed family day care home, family day care system, day care center, school age child care program, group care facility or temporary shelter facility, or with the written approval of the office. Such advertisement or notice shall include the license or registration number issued to the provider or agency pursuant to section ten.