Working to transform the child welfare system.

HB 1141: Concerning child care supports for military families

Establishes eligibility for service members enlisted in any branch of the Armed Forces of the U.S. to receive Working Connections Child Care. 

Eligibility established in HB 1141 must consider:

  • Cases where the household income of the service member does not exceed 85% of state median income
  • The length of the service member’s military service, while prioritizing longer serving members in waitlists
  • May not require a copayment higher than 65$ per month.