CPS 2.4 Children In Legal Responsibility On August 31 By Region With Demographics FY2011-2020
Children in DFPS custody are those for whom a court has appointed DFPS legal responsibility through temporary or permanent managing conservatorship or other court ordered legal basis. This chart includes any child in DFPS custody on August 31 of the fiscal year.
A description of the different types of legal statuses is in the CPS glossary: http://www.dfps.state.tx.us/About_DFPS/Data_Book/Child_Protective_Services/Resources/glossary.asp
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|Name||Socrata field name||Column name in ||Data type||Description|
|Average Number of Days in Care||average_number_of_days_in_care||average_number_of_days_in_care||Number|
|Children in DFPS Legal Responsibility||children_in_dfps_legal_responsibility||children_in_dfps_legal_responsibility||Number|