Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF); waiver of ineligibility period. (SB251)

Introduced By

Sen. Yvonne Miller (D-Norfolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


TANF; waiver of ineligibility period. Provides that the 24-month period of ineligibility shall not apply to a child who is removed from his parents' home as the result of a child protective services report or complaint as defined in regulations promulgated by the Board and placed with a relative. This bill provides that in such cases, the child shall be eligible for TANF financial assistance immediately and without waiting for the 24-month period to run. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 089814276
01/08/2008Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/18/2008Impact statement from DPB (SB251)
01/25/2008Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2008Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2008Read second time and engrossed
01/30/2008Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2008Communicated to House
02/11/2008Placed on Calendar
02/11/2008Read first time
02/11/2008Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/14/2008Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2008Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/19/2008Assigned App. sub: Health & Human Resources (Hamilton)
02/27/2008Reported from Appropriations (23-Y 0-N)
02/29/2008Read second time
03/03/2008Read third time
03/03/2008Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
03/03/2008VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
03/04/2008Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB251ER)
03/05/2008Impact statement from DPB (SB251ER)
03/05/2008Signed by Speaker
03/06/2008Signed by President
03/11/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 564 (effective 7/1/08)
03/17/2008G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0564)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB811 and HB1387.