Legal Background Briefing: Child Care Cost, December 2003

(2003) Legal Background Briefing: Child Care Cost, December 2003. Legislative Services Agency (Legislative Service Bureau)

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This background briefing provides information on the relative costs of child care, identifies the laws providing the major sources of public support available to assist families with child care costs, and indicates how to access the sources of support. References to the Iowa Code are to the 2003 Iowa Code and 2003 Iowa Code Supplement. Among the states, Iowa has one of the highest proportions of children living with working parents, indicating there is a strong degree of need for child care services in the state. The 2000 census showed that of Iowa's general population of 2,926,324, approximately 25 percent are children.

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: Child Care, Family, Human Services, DHS
Subjects: Social issues and programs
Social issues and programs > Civil and human rights
State government
ID Code: 42250
Deposited By: Margaret Barr
Deposited On: 19 Dec 2022 20:25
Last Modified: 19 Dec 2022 20:25