Substitute for Raised H.B. No. 5306
Session Year 2016
 


AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE OFFICE OF EARLY CHILDHOOD.

To expand the eligibility requirements for the Care4Kids program; to require certain applicants to the Office of Early Childhood to submit to criminal background checks; to permit the Commissioner of Early Childhood to waive the requirement of submitting a new license application in certain instances; to remove the licensure exemption for the Boys & Girls Clubs of America; to require the office to provide support to child care service programs seeking accreditation; to expand the membership of the Home Visitation Program Consortium and local school readiness councils; to authorize the commissioner to enter into certain agreements in child care service licensing matters; to repeal the child care facilities grant program; and to make minor and technical changes to the early childhood statutes.

Introduced by:
Education Committee

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Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 6/2/2016Signed by the Governor
 5/20/2016Transmitted by Secretary of the State to Governor
 5/20/2016Transmitted to the Secretary of State
 5/16/2016(LCO)Public Act 16-100
 5/4/2016On Consent Calendar / In Concurrence
 5/4/2016Senate Passed as Amended by House Amendment Schedule A
 5/4/2016Senate Adopted House Amendment Schedule A
 4/30/2016(LCO)File Number 771
 4/30/2016Senate Calendar Number 553
 4/30/2016Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 4/29/2016Immediate Transmittal to the Senate
 4/29/2016House Passed as Amended by House Amendment Schedule A
 4/29/2016House Adopted House Amendment Schedule A 5013
 4/21/2016(LCO)File Number 686
 4/21/2016Tabled for the Calendar, House
 4/21/2016New File by Committee on Appropriations
 4/21/2016(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/15/2016(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/20/16 5:00 PM
 4/15/2016(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/14/2016(APP)Joint Favorable Substitute
 4/8/2016Referred by House to Committee on Appropriations
 3/31/2016(LCO)File Number 339
 3/31/2016House Calendar Number 233
 3/31/2016Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 3/31/2016(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/24/2016(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 03/30/16 5:00 PM
 3/15/2016(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/14/2016(ED)Joint Favorable Substitute
 2/19/2016Public Hearing 02/24
 2/18/2016Referred to Joint Committee on Education

Co-sponsors of HB-5306

Rep. Doug Dubitsky, 47th Dist.
Rep. Patricia Billie Miller, 145th Dist.
Rep. Kim Rose, 118th Dist.
Rep. Livvy R. Floren, 149th Dist.
Rep. Laura Devlin, 134th Dist.
Sen. Joseph J. Crisco, 17th Dist.
Sen. Carlo Leone, 27th Dist.
Sen. Martin M. Looney, 11th Dist.
Sen. Paul R. Doyle, 9th Dist.

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