Relates to child care services for parents and caretakers who work a late shift.
STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 2517--A 2013-2014 Regular Sessions IN SENATE January 18, 2013 ___________Introduced by Sen. SAVINO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Children and Families -- reported favorably from said committee and committed to the Committee on Finance -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to child care services for parents and caretakers who work a late shift THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The opening paragraph of subdivision 1 of section 410-x of the social services law is designated paragraph (a) and a new paragraph (b) is added to read as follows: (B) THE CHILD CARE SERVICES PROVIDED MUST BE REASONABLY RELATED TO THE HOURS OF EMPLOYMENT, EDUCATION OR TRAINING OF A CHILD'S CARETAKER, AS APPLICABLE, AND PERMIT TIME FOR DELIVERY AND PICK-UP OF THE CHILD, AND PROVIDE UP TO EIGHT HOURS OF CHILD CARE SERVICES, IF NEEDED, TO ENABLE AN EMPLOYED CARETAKER WHO WORKS A SECOND OR THIRD SHIFT TO SLEEP. SUCH SERVICES MUST BE INCLUDED IN THE SOCIAL SERVICES DISTRICT CHILD CARE SERVICES PLAN AS PART OF ITS CONSOLIDATED SERVICES PLAN OR INTEGRATED COUNTY PLAN. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD02610-02-3