§ 98.46 Priority for child care services.  

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  • (a) Lead Agencies shall give priority for services provided under §98.50(a) to:

    (1) Children of families with very low family income (considering family size);

    (2) Children with special needs, which may include any vulnerable populations as defined by the Lead Agency; and

    (3) Children experiencing homelessness.

    (b) Lead Agencies shall prioritize increasing access to high-quality child care and development services for children of families in areas that have significant concentrations of poverty and unemployment and that do not have a sufficient number of such programs.

    [81 FR 67587, Sept. 30, 2016]

[81 FR 67587, Sept. 30, 2016