senate Bill S5493

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Limits co-payments for child care subsidies

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 04, 2020 reported and committed to finance
Jan 08, 2020 referred to children and families
May 03, 2019 referred to children and families

Votes

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Feb 4, 2020 - Children and Families committee Vote

S5493
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1
committee
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Aye
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Abstained
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Children and Families Committee Vote: Feb 4, 2020

nay (1)
aye wr (1)

S5493 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §410-x, Soc Serv L

S5493 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Limits co-payments for child care subsidies for families whose income is at or below the state income standard.

S5493 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5493 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5493

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 3, 2019
                               ___________

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 limiting co-pay-
  ments for child care subsidies

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

  Section  1. Subdivision 6 of section 410-x 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:
  6.  Pursuant to department regulations, child care assistance shall be
provided on a sliding fee basis based upon the family's ability to  pay.
NO  CO-PAYMENT SHALL BE ASSESSED TO A FAMILY WHOSE INCOME IS AT OR BELOW
THE STATE INCOME STANDARD AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION TWO OF SECTION  FOUR
HUNDRED TEN-W OF THIS TITLE. CO-PAYMENTS SHALL NOT EXCEED TEN PERCENT OF
THE HOUSEHOLD INCOME.
  §  2. This act shall take effect on the first of January next succeed-
ing the date on which it shall have become a law.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11469-01-9

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