|Budget Issue:||Options for generating savings|
|Program:||Child care and development|
|Finding or Recommendation:||Build CCD package based on legislative priorities. We offer a menu of CCD savings options, including modifying the Governor’s age limit proposal to apply to all school-age children (and prioritizing these children for before and after school services); modifying the Governor’s income eligibility proposal to a higher or lower threshold; reducing reimbursement rates for licensed and/or license-exempt providers; increasing parent fees; and reducing funding for child care contract administration.|
For more detail, please see our budget brief, The 2011-12 Budget: Child Care and Development.