Virginia Initiative for Employment Not Welfare (VIEW); transitional child care. (SB1145)

Introduced By

Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington) with support from co-patron Del. Mark Keam (D-Vienna)

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

12/31/2018: Awaiting a Vote in the Rehabilitation and Social Services Committee

History

DateAction
12/31/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101901D
12/31/2018Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1871.

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