Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Aug 10, 2018||
enacting clause stricken
|Jan 03, 2018||
referred to children and families
|Feb 17, 2017||
referred to children and families
Assembly Bill A5915
2017-2018 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - Stricken
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2017-A5915 (ACTIVE) - Details
2017-A5915 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 5915 2017-2018 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y February 17, 2017 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. PAULIN -- read once and referred to the Committee on Children and Families AN ACT to direct the office of children and family services to examine, evaluate and make recommendations on the availability of day care for children; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expira- tion thereof THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The office of children and family services shall examine, evaluate and make recommendations concerning the availability of day care for children in the state. Such office shall pay particular atten- tion to the impact of the lack of necessary child day care upon the ability of women in poverty and those in working families to enter the labor force. The office of children and family services shall direct its attention to: (a) establishing an inventory of child day care for working families and those at or near poverty; (b) geographically identifying child day care shortage areas on a regional basis and projections of the future demand for child day care based on the regional birth rates, employment and population growth rates; (c) comparing on a statewide and regional basis, the demand for child day care services over the succeeding five years, including whether the projected growth rate in the child day care industry will be sufficient to meet such future needs; (d) assessing the cost to parents and guardians of day care for chil- dren on a regional basis, including the availability of government funds for parents and guardians toward child care costs; (e) identifying nontraditional child care needs within the state and regionally for parents who work other than a 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. shift or part-time, including those who work night shifts or swing EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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