senate Bill S7312

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to establishing a child care availability taskforce

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 18, 2018 signed chap.33
Apr 06, 2018 delivered to governor
Feb 05, 2018 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.632
substituted for a9003
Jan 23, 2018 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 08, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.40
Jan 05, 2018 referred to rules

S7312 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9003
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §390-k, Soc Serv L; amd §2, Chap of 2017 (as proposed in S. 5929-A and A. 7726-A)

S7312 - Summary

Establishes a child care availability taskforce to evaluate the need for and availability of child care throughout the state.

S7312 - Sponsor Memo

S7312 - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  7312

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 5, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  AVELLA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to  establishing  a
  child  care availability taskforce to evaluate the need for and avail-
  ability of child care throughout the state; and to amend a chapter  of
  the  laws  of 2017 amending the social services law relating to estab-
  lishing a child care availability taskforce to evaluate the  need  for
  and  availability  of  child care throughout the state, as proposed in
  legislative bills numbers S. 5929-A and A. 7726-A, in relation to  the
  effectiveness thereof

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Subdivisions 2, 3 and 4 of  section  390-k  of  the  social
services  law,  as  added  by a chapter of the laws of 2017 amending the
social services law relating to establishing a child  care  availability
taskforce  to  evaluate  the  need  for  and  availability of child care
throughout the state, as proposed in legislative bills numbers S. 5929-A
and A. 7726-A, are amended to read as follows:
  2. The taskforce shall be chaired by A REPRESENTATIVE OF THE EXECUTIVE
CHAMBER AND the commissioners of  the  office  of  children  and  family
services  and  [the  office  of temporary and disability assistance] THE
DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, or their designees. Members of the taskforce  shall
serve  without  compensation for three year terms, but may be reimbursed
for actual costs incurred for participation on such taskforce.  Ensuring
adequate geographic representation, members of the  taskforce  shall  be
appointed by the governor and comprised as follows:
  (a) [two] THREE individuals shall be appointed upon the recommendation
of  the  speaker of the assembly, at least one of whom shall be a parent
who has utilized subsidized child care;
  (b) [two] THREE individuals shall be appointed upon the recommendation
of the temporary president of the senate, at least one of whom shall  be
a parent who has utilized subsidized child care;
  (c) two representatives of a child care resource and referral agency;
  (d) two representatives of home-based child care providers;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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