The Committee on the Office of the General Assembly has approved the following Dependent Care Reimbursement Policy for the upcoming General Assembly. Briefly, it seeks to be both more generous and flexible by providing for an increased maximum reimbursement for dependent care expenses incurred during the assembly (up to $800 for one dependent, and $400 per each additional dependent) and recognizing additional categories of expenses eligible for reimbursement. The main part of the policy specifies that:
Commissioner or Advisory Delegate may include in vouchered expense, the cost of dependent care under the following circumstances:
We hope that this will enable more teaching and ruling elders to consider serving as a commissioner to the assembly; please share this full policy as you recruit individuals for this important work.