senate Bill S9282

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to establishing a child care and early childhood education innovation program; appropriation

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee


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May 12, 2022 referred to finance

S9282 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Appropriations
Laws Affected:
Add §410-bbb, Soc Serv L; add §99-pp, St Fin L

S9282 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes a child care and early childhood education innovation program and fund to award grants to increase the economic viability and sustainability of child care businesses; makes an appropriation.

S9282 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S9282 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   9282
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               May 12, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  SERINO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance
 
 AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to establishing the
   child care and early childhood education innovation program; to  amend
   the  state finance law, in relation to establishing the child care and
   early childhood education innovation fund; and making an appropriation
   therefor
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1. The social services law is amended by adding a new section
 410-bbb to read as follows:
   §  410-BBB.  CHILD  CARE  AND  EARLY  CHILDHOOD  EDUCATION  INNOVATION
 PROGRAM.   1. THE OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES SHALL ESTABLISH
 A CHILD CARE AND EARLY  CHILDHOOD  EDUCATION  INNOVATION  PROGRAM.  SUCH
 PROGRAM SHALL:
   (A)  IDENTIFY, DEVELOP AND SUPPORT PROJECTS THAT ACCELERATE THE START-
 UP AND EXPANSION OF LICENSED CHILD CARE BUSINESSES;
   (B) IDENTIFY,  DEVELOP  AND  SUPPORT  PROJECTS  THROUGHOUT  THE  STATE
 DESIGNED  TO  INCREASE  THE  EMPLOYMENT RETENTION OF INDIVIDUALS WHO ARE
 EMPLOYED AS CHILD CARE WORKERS;
   (C) IDENTIFY, DEVELOP AND SUPPORT PROJECTS  THROUGHOUT  THE  STATE  TO
 COLLABORATE  ON  CHILD  CARE  SOLUTIONS  WITH  EMPLOYERS  TO IMPROVE THE
 PRODUCTIVITY, RECRUITMENT, AND RETENTION OF THEIR WORKING FAMILIES;
   (D) IDENTIFY,  DEVELOP  AND  SUPPORT  PROJECTS  THROUGHOUT  THE  STATE
 DESIGNED  TO INCREASE THE ECONOMIC VIABILITY AND SUSTAINABILITY OF CHILD
 CARE BUSINESSES; AND
   (E) GRANT AWARDS PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION TWO OF THIS SECTION,  SUBJECT
 TO  APPROPRIATION, TO THE CHILD CARE AND EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION INNO-
 VATION FUND ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO SECTION NINETY-NINE-PP OF THE  STATE
 FINANCE LAW.
   2.  THE  OFFICE  OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES SHALL GRANT AWARDS TO
 PROJECTS IDENTIFIED OR DEVELOPED PURSUANT TO  SUBDIVISION  ONE  OF  THIS
 SECTION.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD15852-01-2

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