TNAF recipients; Board of Social Services shall annually review amount of assistance paid. (SB132)

Introduced By

Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Social Services; annual review of payments made to TANF recipients and indexing of such payments to the Consumer Price Index. Requires the Department of Social Services to develop and implement a process for annually reviewing the amount of assistance paid to eligible recipients through the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program and indexing the amount of such payments in an amount equal to the percentage change in the Consumer Price Index for the year immediately preceding the year in which the review occurs. The bill requires the Department to report to the Governor and the General Assembly on its progress in implementing the provisions of the act no later than December 1, 2014. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/30/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14
12/30/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14100488D
12/30/2013Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/15/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB132)
01/17/2014Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services with substitute (13-Y 0-N)
01/17/2014Committee substitute printed 14103770D-S1
01/17/2014Rereferred to Finance
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB132)
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB132S1)
02/04/2014Reported from Finance with substitute (17-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2014Committee substitute printed 14104760D-S2
02/05/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/06/2014Read second time
02/06/2014Reading of substitute waived
02/06/2014Committee substitute rejected 14103770D-S1
02/06/2014Committee substitute agreed to 14104760D-S2
02/06/2014Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB132S2
02/07/2014Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/07/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB132S2)
02/12/2014Placed on Calendar
02/12/2014Read first time
02/12/2014Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/13/2014Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #3
02/20/2014Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (5-Y 0-N)
03/04/2014Left in Health, Welfare and Institutions