Status Summary

Senate- 10/27/21 Referred to Committee on Finance

Legislative Session

2022

Status

In Progress

Sponsor

Sen. Casey

To ensure America's children have the freedom to be healthy, to be economically secure, to learn, to not be hungry, and to be safe from harm. This includes: 1) Medicaid for all children from birth to age 19, 2) establishment of a child savings account program, 3) investing in affordable child care and permanently expanding upon the child tax credit, 4) increasing access to and reimbursements for school meal programs, 5) investing $250 million per year in community based child abuse prevention, $250 million per year in child protective services, and $250 per year to state Attorney General offices for the investigation and prosecution of crimes against children.