Parenting and Economic Supports Variables
Exempts single parents on TANF from work requirements until the youngest child reaches age 1 (FY 2018)Reduces the TANF work requirement to 20 hours or less for single parents with children under age 6 (FY 2018)Has paid family leave for a minimum of 6 weeks with partial replacement of wages (2019)Offers accrual of at least five paid sick days (2020)Established a state minimum wage that meets or exceeds $11.50/hr and is indexed to inflation for a family of three (2020)Sets gross income eligibility limit at 200% FPL and does not have asset limits for SNAP (2019)Does not charge personal income tax for single-parent families of three below the federal poverty level (2018)Offers a refundable state Earned Income Tax Credit (2020)Offers a refundable state dependent care tax credit (2018)Offers a refundable Child Tax Credit (2020)Keeps copayments for child care subsidies at or below 7% of family income for families of three at 150% FPL (2019)Offers exemptions and/or extensions of the TANF benefit time limit for women who are pregnant or caring for a child under 6 months of age (FY 2018)Offers a minimum of 28 weeks of Unemployment Insurance benefits (2020)Funds a housing program that provides rental assistance to low-income families with children to avoid eviction or homelessness (2020)
AlabamaNoYesNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoYesNoNoNo
AlaskaYesYesNoNoNoNoYesNoNoNoYesNoNoNo
ArizonaYesNoNoYesYesNoYesNoNoNoYesNoNoNo
ArkansasNoYesNoNoNoNoYesNoYesNoYesYesNoNo
CaliforniaYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesNoNoYesYesNoNo
ColoradoNoYesNoNoYesYesYesYesYesYesNoNoNoNo
ConnecticutYesNoNoYesNoNoYesYesNoNoYesYesNoYes
DelawareYesYesNoNoNoYesYesNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
District of ColumbiaYesYesNoYesYesYesYesYesNoNoYesNoNoYes
FloridaNoNoNoNoNoYesYesNoNoNoYesNoNoNo
GeorgiaYesYesNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoYesNoNoNo
HawaiiNoYesNoNoNoYesYesNoYesNoNoYesNoNo
IdahoNoNoNoNoNoNoYesNoNoNoYesNoNoNo
IllinoisYesNoNoNoNoNoYesYesNoNoNoNoNoYes
IndianaNoYesNoNoNoNoYesYesNoNoNoNoNoNo
IowaNoYesNoNoNoNoYesYesYesNoYesNoNoNo
KansasNoYesNoNoNoNoYesYesNoNoNoNoNoNo
KentuckyYesNoNoNoNoNoYesNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
LouisianaNoYesNoNoNoNoNoYesYesNoYesYesNoNo
MaineYesYesNoNoYesNoYesYesYesNoNoYesNoNo
MarylandYesYesNoYesNoYesYesYesNoNoYesNoNoNo
MassachusettsYesYesNoYesYesYesYesYesNoNoNoYesNoYes
MichiganNoYesNoNoNoNoYesYesNoNoYesNoNoNo
MinnesotaYesNoNoNoNoNoYesYesYesNoYesNoNoNo
MississippiYesNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoYesNoNoNo
MissouriNoYesNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
MontanaNoNoNoNoNoYesNoYesNoNoNoNoYesNo
NebraskaNoYesNoNoNoNoYesYesYesNoYesYesNoNo
NevadaYesYesNoNoNoYesYesNoNoNoYesYesNoNo
New HampshireYesNoNoNoNoNoYesNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
New JerseyNoNoYesYesNoNoYesYesNoNoYesYesNoYes
New MexicoNoNoNoNoNoNoYesYesYesNoYesNoNoNo
New YorkNoNoYesYesYesNoYesYesYesYesNoNoNoNo
North CarolinaYesYesNoNoNoYesNoNoNoNoNoYesNoNo
North DakotaNoYesNoNoNoYesNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
OhioYesNoNoNoNoNoYesNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
OklahomaNoYesNoNoNoNoYesNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
OregonNoNoNoYesNoNoYesYesYesNoNoNoNoYes
PennsylvaniaYesYesNoNoNoNoYesNoNoNoNoYesNoNo
Rhode IslandYesYesNoYesNoNoYesYesNoNoNoNoNoNo
South CarolinaYesYesNoNoNoNoYesNoNoNoYesYesNoNo
South DakotaNoYesNoNoNoNoYesNoNoNoYesNoNoNo
TennesseeYesNoNoNoNoNoYesNoNoNoYesNoNoNo
TexasYesYesNoNoNoNoYesNoNoNoNoYesNoNo
UtahNoYesNoNoNoNoYesNoNoNoYesNoNoNo
VermontYesYesNoYesNoNoYesYesYesNoNoYesNoNo
VirginiaYesYesNoNoNoNoYesNoNoNoNoYesNoNo
WashingtonYesYesNoYesYesYesYesNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
West VirginiaNoYesNoNoNoYesYesNoNoNoYesYesNoNo
WisconsinNoNoNoNoNoYesYesYesNoNoNoNoNoNo
WyomingNoYesNoNoNoNoYesNoNoNoYesNoNoNo