Code of the District of Columbia

§ 4–405. Schedule of payments by parents.

(a) Parents who receive day care services pursuant to § 4-404 [repealed] shall pay a portion of services according to the sliding scale set forth in subsection (b) of this section.

(b)

IncrementAdjusted IncomeParent Fee (Percent of Child Care Paid by Parent)
1Under $8,020Flat Fee of $2 per week
2$8,020–$9,0125%
3$9,013–$10,00510%
4$10,006–$10,99815%
5$10,999–$11,99120%
6$11,992–$12,98425%
7$12,985–$13,97730%
8$13,978–$14,97035%
9$14,971–$15,96340%
10$15,964–$16,95645%
11$16,957–$17,94950%
12$17,950–$18,94255%
13$18,943–$19,93560%
14$19,936–$20,92865%
15$20,929–$21,92170%
16 Over$21,921100%

(c) The fee schedule shall be effective April 1, 1990. The Mayor may revise the fee schedule by rule.


(Sept. 19, 1979, D.C. Law 3-16, § 6, 26 DCR 20; Mar. 5, 1981, D.C. Law 3-166, § 2, 27 DCR 5355; Sept. 29, 1982, D.C. Law 4-163, § 2(c), 29 DCR 3974; June 22, 1990, D.C. Law 8-144, § 3(c), 37 DCR 2974; Mar. 6, 1991, D.C. Law 8-202, § 3(c), 37 DCR 7937; Feb. 5, 1994, D.C. Law 10-68, § 11, 40 DCR 6311.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 3-305.

1973 Ed., § 3-305.

Section References

This section is referenced in § 4-402.01 and § 4-409.

Delegation of Authority

Delegation of authority pursuant to D.C. Law 8-202, the “D.C. Family Support Act Federal Conformity Amendment Act of 1990”, Effective March 6, 1991, see Mayor’s Order 2000-157, October 12, 2000 ( 47 DCR 8683).