PUBLIC AID-KIDS BASIC NEEDS
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the AFDC Article of the Public Aid Code. Requires that in
implementing the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program under
P. L. 104-193, the Department of Public Aid (before July 1, 1997) and
the Department of Human Services (after July 1, 1997) establish a
program to ensure that assistance is provided to children to meet
their basic needs. Effective immediately.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Adds reference to:
305 ILCS 5/4-2 from Ch. 23, par. 4-2
Further amends the AFDC Article of the Public Aid Code. Provides
that prohibition against an increase in the amount of aid solely on
account of the birth of a child does not apply in any month in which
an assistance unit has earned income. Provides that if an adult in
an assistance unit is caring for a child under one year of age on
account of whose birth the assistance unit did not receive an increase
in the amount of aid, the Department of Public Aid (before July 1,
1997) and the Department of Human Services (after June 30, 1997) may
consider the adult exempt from work activity
requirements under the TANF program.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 1
HB 1810, with H-am 1, fails to create a State mandate.
HOME RULE NOTE, H-AM 1
HB 1810 does not preempt home rule authority.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
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