H.R.2097 - Child Care Public-Private Partnership Act of 2005109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Lowey, Nita M. [D-NY-18] (Introduced 05/04/2005)|
|Committees:||House - Education and the Workforce|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/20/2005 Referred to the Subcommittee on 21st Century Competitiveness. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2097 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)
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.