In 2003, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Children’s Bureau issued a program instruction that requires states to conduct a reassessment. The purpose of the reassessment is to update each state’s earlier assessment of court performance in processing child welfare cases and also to determine what progress has been made since the original assessments.
Gout, Diane; Monahan, Karen; St. Onge, Anita; Bessette, Jean; and Mahimkar, Sameer, "Connecticut Court Improvement Program Reassessment" (2007). Children, Youth, & Families. 34.