Virginia Initiative for Employment Not Welfare (VIEW); transitional child care. (HB1871)

Introduced By

Del. Jay Jones (D-Norfolk)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Virginia Initiative for Employment Not Welfare (VIEW); transitional child care. Allows VIEW participants whose Temporary Assistance for Needy Families financial assistance is terminated to receive child care assistance for up to 12 months after termination if the individual is enrolled in an accredited public institution of higher education or other postsecondary school licensed or certified by the Board of Education or the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia and is taking courses as part of a curriculum that leads to a postsecondary credential, such as a degree or an industry-recognized credential, certification, or license. Under current law, such child care assistance is only available if it enables the individual to work. Amends § 63.2-611, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

01/17/2019: Awaiting a Vote in the Health, Welfare and Institutions Committee

History

DateAction
01/03/2019Committee
01/03/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101902D
01/03/2019Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/11/2019Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #1
01/17/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)
01/17/2019Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1145.

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