VA HB1871 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Introduced on January 3 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-01-11 - Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #1
Hearing: Jan 17 in House Committee Room
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


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.

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



2019-01-11HouseAssigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #1
2019-01-03HouseReferred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
2019-01-03HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101902D

Code Citations

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632611(n/a)See Bill Text

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