HEALTH & WELL-BEING
- Babysitter bickering. McGovern, Celeste // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;11/7/94, Vol. 21 Issue 47, p12
States that the introduction of new child care legislation in Alberta, Canada has touched off a ruthless battle between day care professionals for government subsidies and a debate between proponents of government-knows-best and parents-know-best when it comes to babysitting kids. Introduction...
- Child care credit to be sought again. Fletcher, Meg // Business Insurance;08/04/97, Vol. 31 Issue 31, p57
Reports that supporters of the proposed Child Care Infrastructure Act in the United States, hope to revive the issue in Congress in Fall 1997. Proposal to give employers tax credits for establishing child care facilities; Bill introduced by Senator Herbert Kohl.
- Part 1: Preliminary provisions. // Care of Children Act 2004;2004, p8
A summary is presented of the Care of Children Act 2004, Part 1 Preliminary provisions, prepared by the New Zealand government, July 1, 2005.
- Sourballs. // Working Mother;Apr96, p18
Reports that Governor Frank Keating of Oklahoma has vetoed child care funding. Where the funding went; Information on Head Start; Quotation of Keating in a local newspaper.
- Keeping Texas Children Safe. Wentworth, Jeff // Bulverde Standard (Canyon Lake, TX);10/24/2007, Vol. 23 Issue 43, p14
The article reports on the passage of the House Bill which creates a system that will allow small business owners to provide on-site child care for their employees by laying out an efficient and streamlined framework under which unregistered day care centers may be brought into compliance in Texas.
- An initiative's fading fortunes. Murray, Mark // National Journal;4/11/98, Vol. 30 Issue 15, p812
Focuses on the child care initiative of United States President Bill Clinton. Factors working against Clinton's child care package; Other domestic initiatives of the White House that are in jeopardy.
- Child care tax breaks proposed. Fletcher, Meg; Roberts, Sally // Business Insurance;05/24/97, Vol. 31 Issue 8, p3
States that the United States Senate and three state legislators are considering child care bills that have been proposed with reference to the `The Child Care Infrastructure Act' reintroduced by Senator, Herbert Kohl. Advantages of the child care bill; Benefits to employers; Detailed...
- `Home alone' laws. // Christian Science Monitor;7/17/95, Vol. 87 Issue 161, p20
Editorial. Discusses the proposed US laws that require adequate supervision of children under 14 and questions their validity. Focus on the study conducted by National Child Care Survey; Concern over increasing number of unsupervised children in the country.
- Care figures soar in Haringey. Mahadevan, Janaki // Children & Young People Now (Haymarket Business Publications Ltd;9/24/2009, p1
The article reports on a survey which reveals a 211 per cent rise in applications for care proceedings after the case of Baby P in Haringey in London, England.