Governor Charles D. Baker's Budget Recommendation - House 2 Fiscal Year 2017

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Work-Related Expense Deduction

SECTION 6.   Section 37 of chapter 18 of the General Laws, as so appearing, is hereby amended by striking out, in line 2, the figure "150" and inserting in place thereof the following figure:- 200.

This section changes the formula by which the amount of benefits under the Transitional Aid to Families with Dependent Children program is calculated by increasing the amount of work-related expenses that may be retained by the recipient from $150 to $200 per month.

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