|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 06, 2010||referred to children and families|
|Jun 08, 2009||reported and committed to rules|
|May 19, 2009||reported and committed to finance|
|Apr 27, 2009||referred to children and families|
senate Bill S4627
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Children And Families Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S4627 (ACTIVE) - Details
S4627 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Requires each social services district to maintain a waiting list of eligible families who have applied for child care assistance; further requires the local districts to report such list to the office of children and family services who shall then compile such reports and issue one report to the legislature annually; further requires the social services districts to collect data regarding the income of families who have applied, were denied and received child care assistance and issue a report to the office of children and family services who shall then compile such reports and issue one report to the legislature annually.
S4627 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S4627 TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the social services law, in relation to requiring social services districts to maintain a waiting list of certain families applying for child care assistance PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL : The purpose of this bill is to create mandatory waiting lists for subsidized child day care and establish reporting of income levels for families applying for child care subsidies. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS : This bill amends section 41O-z of the social services law. A new subdivision two is added to require all local districts to keep waiting lists of eligible applicants for child day care subsidies and outlines specific reporting requirements to the governor and legislature. A new subdivision three is added requiring all local districts to keep data on the income levels of families applying for child care subsidies, including those that were denied and those that were accepted.
S4627 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4627 2009-2010 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E April 27, 2009 ___________ Introduced by Sen. MONTGOMERY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Children and Families AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to requiring social services districts to maintain a waiting list of certain families applying for child care assistance THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 410-z of the social services law, as added by section 52 of part B of chapter 436 of the laws of 1997, is amended to read as follows: S 410-z. Reporting requirements. 1. Each social services district shall collect and submit to the [department] OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES, in such form and at such times as specified by the [department] OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES, such data and information regarding child care assistance provided under the block grant as the [department] OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES may need to comply with federal reporting requirements. 2. (A) EACH SOCIAL SERVICES DISTRICT SHALL MAINTAIN A WAITING LIST OF ELIGIBLE FAMILIES WHO HAVE APPLIED FOR CHILD CARE ASSISTANCE PURSUANT TO THIS TITLE AND WHO HAVE NOT RECEIVED SUCH ASSISTANCE. SUCH WAITING LIST SHALL CONTAIN INFORMATION INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO: (I) THE DATE THE CHILD CARE ASSISTANCE WAS REQUESTED; (II) THE DATE THE CHILD CARE ASSISTANCE WAS RECEIVED; (III) THE AGE OF THE CHILD OR CHILDREN THE ASSISTANCE WAS REQUESTED ON BEHALF OF; AND (IV) THE TOTAL NUMBER OF FAMILIES ON SUCH WAITING LIST AS OF THE FIRST DAY OF EACH MONTH. (B) EACH DISTRICT SHALL ISSUE A REPORT TO THE OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES BY OCTOBER FIFTEENTH, TWO THOUSAND TEN, AND ANNUALLY THEREAFTER DETAILING MONTH-TO-MONTH INFORMATION REQUIRED PURSUANT TO EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD04453-05-9
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