Legislature approves $50-per-month diaper benefit

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Low-income Californians could soon receive a monthly, $50 benefit for diaper purchases, according to a bill approved by the Legislature on Tuesday.

The monthly benefit would be given for each child two years old or younger, with a requirement that the money be spent only on diapers.

The benefit would not begin being awarded until 2020, and is expected to cost around $14 million to $18 million annually as part of the CalWORKS welfare program.

Legislative analysis estimates that 26,000 children would currently qualify.

The measure heads to Gov. Jerry Brown for a final verdict.


Republished with permission by Cal Watchdog.com


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3 Responses to Legislature approves $50-per-month diaper benefit

  1. William "Bill" Hicks August 31, 2016 at 10:53 am

    Check out the CalWORKS website to see how easy it is to get benefits from your tax dollars.

  2. William "Bill" Hicks August 31, 2016 at 10:48 am

    What happens when it’s adult diapers?

  3. William "Bill" Hicks August 31, 2016 at 10:47 am

    Why not a nanny service that also wipes all the peoples asses that are low income eligible?


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