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Establishing a child care collaborative task force (Reeves, Slatter, Tharinger)

Requires the department of commerce to convene and facilitate a child care collaborative task force to: (1) Examine the effects of child care affordability and accessibility on the workforce and on businesses; and (2) Develop policies and recommendations to incentivize employer-supported child care and improve child care access and affordability for employees.
Expires December 30, 2019.

SUMMARY OF 1ST SUBSTITUTE COMPARED TO ORIGINAL BILL
The substitute establishes a child care collaborative task force administered by the Department of Commerce.

Hearing Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 -- 1:30 pm

WA State Legislature Link:
http://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary?BillNumber=2367&Year=2017    (opens a new browser tab)