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 parents and small businesses is his district.
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 […]
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.
The Michigan House today voted to approve plans that state Rep. Jack O’Malley developed to improve the child welfare system, promote adoption and shore up areas where the adoption and foster care system is falling short.