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AB-2269 CalWORKs: eligibility.(2017-2018)



SECTION 1.

 Section 11253 of the Welfare and Institutions Code is amended to read:

11253.
 (a) Except as provided in subdivision (b), aid shall not be granted under this chapter to to,  or on behalf of of,  any child person  who has attained 18 years of age unless all of the following apply:
(1) The child person  is less than 19 20  years of age and is attending high school or the equivalent level of vocational or technical training on a full-time basis.
(2) The child person  can reasonably be expected to complete the educational or training program before his or her 19th 20th  birthday.
(b) (1) On and after January 1, 2012, aid  Aid  shall be granted under this chapter to to,  or on behalf of of,  any nonminor dependent, as defined in subdivision (v) of Section 11400, if the nonminor dependent is placed in the approved home of a relative under the supervision of the county child welfare or probation department or Indian tribe that has entered into an agreement pursuant to Section 10553.1, and the nonminor dependent otherwise is eligible pursuant to Section 11403.
(2) The eligible nonminor dependent shall be  is  exempt from Chapter 4.6 (commencing with Section 10830) of Part 2 governing the statewide fingerprint imaging system.
(c) Notwithstanding any other law, payment of aid under this chapter may be made out of state if the nonminor dependent who is described in subdivision (b) is placed in the approved home of a relative who resides in another state.
SEC. 2.
 No appropriation pursuant to Section 15200 of the Welfare and Institutions Code shall be made for purposes of implementing this act.
SEC. 3.
 If the Commission on State Mandates determines that this act contains costs mandated by the state, reimbursement to local agencies and school districts for those costs shall be made pursuant to Part 7 (commencing with Section 17500) of Division 4 of Title 2 of the Government Code.