S.934 - Child-Care Standards Improvement Act of 1987100th Congress (1987-1988)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Cranston, Alan [D-CA] (Introduced 04/07/1987)|
|Committees:||Senate - Labor and Human Resources|
|Latest Action:||04/24/1987 Committee on Labor and Human Resources requested executive comment from Health and Human Services Department, OMB.|
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Summary: S.934 — 100th Congress (1987-1988)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (04/07/1987)
Child-Care Standards Improvement Act of 1987 - Authorizes appropriations for FY 1988 through 1990 for grants to improve State child-care licensing and regulatory systems.
Requires, as a condition of eligibility for such grants, the establishment of a State Advisory Committee on Child-Care Standards to review a State's child-care licensing and regulatory systems. Requires reports by such committees.
Establishes a National Advisory Committee on Child-Care Standards to assist and provide guidance to the States in improving the quality of child-care services. Requires the National Advisory Committee to submit to the Secretary of Health and Human Services proposed recommended standards for child-care programs within 14 months after the enactment of this Act. Terminates the National Advisory Committee 90 days after the publication by the Secretary of final recommended standards.