Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 05, 2022||
referred to children and families
|Feb 04, 2021||
referred to children and families
Assembly Bill A4524
2021-2022 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2021-A4524 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Senate Version of this Bill:
- Current Committee:
- Assembly Children And Families
- Law Section:
- Social Services Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §410-z, Soc Serv L
- Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A3416, A7585
2021-A4524 (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.
2021-A4524 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4524 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y February 4, 2021 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. WALKER, JEAN-PIERRE, COLTON -- read once and referred 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: § 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 TWENTY-THREE, AND ANNUALLY THEREAFTER DETAILING MONTH-TO-MONTH INFORMATION REQUIRED PURSU- EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD07693-01-1
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