senate Bill S812

Signed By Governor
2023-2024 Legislative Session

Relates to eligibility for extended child care assistance benefits

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Current Bill Status - Signed by Governor

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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 03, 2023 signed chap.70
delivered to governor
Feb 08, 2023 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.83
substituted for a982
Jan 17, 2023 referred to children and families
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 09, 2023 ordered to third reading cal.21
Jan 06, 2023 referred to rules

S812 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Social Services Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §410-w, Soc Serv L; amd §4, Chap of 2022 (as proposed in S.9029-A & A.10209-A)

S812 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Amends provisions for determination of eligibility for extended child care assistance benefits.

S812 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S812 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
                        2023-2024 Regular Sessions
                             I N  S E N A T E
                              January 6, 2023
 Introduced  by  Sen.  RAMOS  -- 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 determination of
   eligibility for child care assistance benefits; and to amend a chapter
   of the laws of 2022 amending the social services law relating  to  the
   duration  of  child care assistance for eligible families, as proposed
   in legislative bills numbers S. 9029-A and A. 10209-A, in relation  to
   the effectiveness thereof
   Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 410-w of the social services  law,
 as  amended  by  section 2 of a chapter of the laws of 2022 amending the
 social services law relating to the duration of  child  care  assistance
 for  eligible  families,  as  proposed  in  legislative bills numbers S.
 9029-A and A. 10209-A, is amended to read as follows:
   3. A social services district shall guarantee child care assistance to
 families in receipt of public assistance with  children  under  thirteen
 years  of  age when such child care assistance is necessary for a parent
 or caretaker relative to engage in work or participate  in  work  activ-
 ities pursuant to the provisions of title nine-B of article five of this
 chapter.  Child care assistance shall continue to be guaranteed for such
 a family for a period of twelve months or, UPON APPROVAL BY THE  OFFICE,
 may  be provided by a social [service] SERVICES district for a period up
 to twenty-four months, after the month in which the family's eligibility
 for public assistance has terminated or ended when such  child  care  is
 necessary  in order to enable the parent or caretaker relative to engage
 in work, provided that the family's public assistance  has  been  termi-
 nated  as a result of an increase in the hours of or income from employ-
 ment or increased income from child  support  payments  or  because  the
 family  voluntarily  ended  assistance;  that the family received public
 assistance in at least three of the six months preceding  the  month  in
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.


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