Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF); removes time limitations. (SB187)

Introduced By

Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


TANF; time limitations. Removes the time limitations on Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) that limited Virginia Initiative for Education and Work (VIEW) participants to receiving TANF for a maximum of 24 consecutive months. The provisions of the bill are contingent on funding in a general appropriation act. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/27/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20102018D
12/27/2019Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/10/2020Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/10/2020Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
01/27/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB187)
02/04/2020Reported from Finance and Appropriations with amendment (15-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2020Read second time
02/06/2020Reading of amendment waived
02/06/2020Committee amendment agreed to
02/06/2020Engrossed by Senate as amended SB187E
02/06/2020Printed as engrossed 20102018D-E
02/07/2020Read third time and passed Senate (29-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB187E)
02/13/2020Placed on Calendar
02/13/2020Read first time
02/13/2020Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/13/2020Assigned HWI sub: Social Services
02/20/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (6-Y 0-N)
02/20/2020Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/25/2020Assigned App. sub: Health & Human Resources
02/25/2020Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with amendment (20-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2020Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/26/2020Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (6-Y 2-N)
03/03/2020Left in Appropriations

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