Bill Text: NJ S3567 | 2018-2019 | Regular Session | Introduced


Bill Title: Requires 60 day notice concerning tuition rate changes by licensed child care centers.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-03-07 - Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee [S3567 Detail]

Download: New_Jersey-2018-S3567-Introduced.html

SENATE, No. 3567

STATE OF NEW JERSEY

218th LEGISLATURE

 

INTRODUCED MARCH 7, 2019

 


 

Sponsored by:

Senator  M. TERESA RUIZ

District 29 (Essex)

Senator  SANDRA B. CUNNINGHAM

District 31 (Hudson)

 

 

 

 

SYNOPSIS

     Requires 60 day notice concerning tuition rate changes by licensed child care centers.

 

CURRENT VERSION OF TEXT

     As introduced.

 


An Act concerning licensed child care centers and supplementing P.L.1983, c.492 (C.30:5B-1).

 

     Be It Enacted by the Senate and General Assembly of the State of New Jersey:

 

     1.    Notwithstanding any provision of law to the contrary, a child care center licensed pursuant to the provisions of P.L.1983, c.492 (C.30:5B-1 et seq.) shall prepare and make available a notice of any change in the tuition rate charged by the center, 60 days prior to the change, to every parent or legal guardian of a child attending the center.  The notice shall be sent by certified mail, return receipt requested or by receipted first class mail addressed to the parent or legal guardian at the last known address identified in the child care center's records.  The notice shall be posted on the child care center's internet website or by other electronic means, and shall be displayed in a prominent location within the center.

 

     2.    This act shall take effect immediately

 

 

STATEMENT

 

 

     This bill requires child care centers licenses pursuant to P.L.1983, c.492 (C.30:5B-1 et seq.) to prepare and make available a notice of any change in the tuition rate charged by the center, 60 days prior to the change, to every parent or legal guardian of a child attending the center.  The notice would be sent by certified mail, return receipt requested or by receipted first class mail addressed to the parent or legal guardian at the last known address identified in the center's records.  The center would also be required to post the notice on its internet website or by other electronic means, and to display the notice in a prominent location within the center.

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