Child Abuse Hotline Bill http://wesa.fm en 911-Style Hotline For Child Abuse Debated http://wesa.fm/post/911-style-hotline-child-abuse-debated <p>A few local lawmakers are teaming up with a Democrat from Luzerne County in an effort to make it as easy to report child abuse as it is to report a fire.&nbsp;</p><p>The Child Abuse Hotline Bill has made it out of the State Senate Aging and Youth Committee and is now before the Communications and Technology Committee. Senate Bill 26 would create a three digit, toll-free number similar to 911 that would be reserved for reporting child abuse.</p> Thu, 10 Oct 2013 15:56:06 +0000 Mark Nootbaar 17931 at http://wesa.fm