Status Summary

House - 05/25/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor. (updated 9/13/2021)

Legislative Session

2021

Status

In Progress

Sponsor

Rep. Stefanik, Elise M

This bill will provide states the ability to repurpose unobligated child care funds from the American Rescue Plan and award them to Family Child Care Networks, which offer a variety of services to family child care providers to support their business and enhance care. A family care network may also provide services such as peer networking and support, performance monitoring and improvement, recruitment of new family child care providers, community outreach to families and employers, collaborative purchasing, and technical assisstance.