New Hampshire Governor Urging Updates to ICPC

Governor Chris Sununu Writes to Fellow Governors Urging Updates to Interstate Compact for the Placement of Children

Concord, NH (STL.News)  Governor Chris Sununu Last week, Governor Chris Sununu wrote to his fellow governors urging them to work with the legislatures in their respective states to pass critical short-term updates, as well as long-term updates included in the 2009 Interstate Compact for the Placement of Children (ICPC).

Updating the ICPC, first passed in 1965, to better suit modern needs and processes was a recommendation made in the Comprehensive Update on the Ongoing Case Involving Harmony Montgomery and Recommended Systematic Improvements, released in February of 2022 by the State of New Hampshire.

A copy of the Governor’s letter can be found here