Oklahoma proposed bill would monitor child abuse cases

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A bill that would better monitor child abuse cases in Oklahoma has passed the House of Representatives

The bill would create a more specilized plan for the office of Child Abuse Prevention when working these cases.

It would create more funding as well as programs to help victims.

A big key in the leglislation would be improving public knowledge to prevent abuse and know the signs of it. 

The department would also create an annual report of the families they help. 

The bill is headed to the Senate.

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