LD 1385 (subjects: CHILDREN AND FAMILIES , FOSTER CARE )
Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=1385&PID=1456&snum=127
Sponsors | Actions | Bill Text | Patterns of Support
- Rep. Karen Vachon of Scarborough: (R – District 29) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Rep. Andrew Gattine of Westbrook: (D – District 34) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Rep. Richard Farnsworth of Portland: (D – District 37) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Peter Stuckey of Portland: (D – District 42) — e-mail
Rep. Christine Burstein of Lincolnville: (D – District 96) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Rep. Frances Head of Bethel: (R – District 117) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Richard Malaby of Hancock: (R – District 136) — e-mail | Facebook
Sen. Eric Brakey of Androscoggin: (R – District 20) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Sen. Anne Haskell of Cumberland: (D – District 28) — e-mail | Facebook
|5/5/2015||House||Committee on Health and Human Services suggested and ordered printed.
The Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES.
Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
|5/5/2015||Senate||On motion by Senator Brakey of Androscoggin, REFERRED to the Committee on Health and Human Services, in concurrence.|
|5/29/2015||Senate||Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)|
An Act To Enable a Foster Child To Remain in a Daycare Facility Selected by a Foster Parent
Sec. 1. 22 MRSA 4062, sub- 5 is enacted to read:
The department shall adopt rules to implement this subsection. Rules adopted pursuant to this subsection are routine technical rules as defined in Title 5, chapter 375, subchapter 2-A.
This bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services to pay 100% of the child care expenses incurred by a foster parent for child care provided at a licensed child care provider selected by the foster parent, subject to certain determinations of the department. The bill is in response to a proposal by the department to cap daycare payments.
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This information about LD 1385 was last updated on 2016-05-12.
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