Summary: H.R.2097 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.2097. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (05/04/2005)

Child Care Public-Private Partnership Act of 2005 - Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish a business-incentive grant program to provide child care through public-private partnerships.

Provides program grants to cover up to one-third of the costs for: (1) businesses or consortia to start up, or provide additional, employee child care services; and (2) nonprofit business organizations to provide technical information and assistance to enable businesses to provide such services.

Requires such services to: (1) be provided equitably and affordably to low- and moderate-income employees; and (2) comply with state and local licensing requirements.

Gives priority in grant selection to businesses with fewer than 100 full-time employees.