Strengthen Work Participation in the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program

Last updated: Jun 12, 2017

Details about this bill
Category: General Business
Status: Defeated
Sponsor: Representative Deb Sanderson, House 88
Session: 128
Bill #: LD 1017

Position:

Monitoring.

Summary:

This bill removes all the good cause exceptions that prevent a person from being sanctioned under the Additional Support for People in Retraining and Employment - Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, or ASPIRE-TANF, program or the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program for failure to participate in the ASPIRE-TANF program, with the exception of domestic violence.