Permanency Planning Process

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Research Question: Why the process of permanency planning work in some states and not in others?
Permanency planning was created in December 21, 2005 under the Adoption and Safe Family Act.
In understanding that the permanency planning was created in 2005 gives me a ten year gap. In that gap children/teens could have aged out at the legal age of 18 years old. Another thought is that once the permanency planning was created foster care agency could have brought all cases (old and new) under that law.
In my method to paint this picture of the imbalance of the foster care system and how permanency planning has worked for some states and not others. I want New York to be my main focus state. Therefore I will present a pre and post permanency
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