Rep. O’Malley talks about House passage Tuesday of a bipartisan package of legislation that improves quality and access in Michigan’s foster care system. Rep. O’Malley’s HB 6070 would provide incentives to employers who offer paid adoption leave. The package stems from the recommendations of the House Adoption and Foster Care Task Force.
A plan from state Rep. Jack O’Malley establishing a more effective, higher-quality child-care system for Michigan families is headed to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer after receiving final legislative approval today.
Rep. O’Malley talks about the signing into law Thursday of his House Bill 5041, which increases the number of children that an in-home care provider can receive if it meets certain criteria – thereby expanding available spots for families. Rep. O’Malley says the bill, and a number of companion bills, were driven by input from […]
Rep. O’Malley talks about Senate passage Wednesday of his HB 5041, which increases the adult-to-child ratio for in-home child care providers from 1:6 to 1:7. Rep. O’Malley says the plan should help alleviate a serious shortage in child care across Michigan and keep more operators in business. The measure now returns to the House for […]