Temporary Assistance for Needy Families; sanctions. (HB1158)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Sickles (D-Alexandria) with support from co-patrons Del. Patrick Hope (D-Arlington), and Del. Michelle Maldonado (D-Manassas)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Temporary Assistance for Needy Families; Virginia Initiative for Education and Work; sanctions. Lowers from the full amount of the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) grant to a maximum of six percent of the TANF grant the amount a local department of social services can impose as a sanction on a parent for noncompliance with the requirements of the Virginia Initiative for Education and Work. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/14/2022Presented and ordered printed 22103964D
01/14/2022Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/28/2022Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #3
01/31/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB1158)
02/01/2022Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (3-Y 2-N)
02/15/2022Left in Health, Welfare and Institutions

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