NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A metropolis councilman is introducing a invoice Thursday to convey free diapers to shelters and childcare facilities run by the town.
Brooklyn Councilman Mark Treyger stated the laws would require the town to make free diapers out there at household shelters, childcare facilities and at education schemes that serve younger mother and father.
“That is to me is a standard sense piece of laws that basically reaches primary human decency,” Treyger informed 1010 WINS.
There’s no phrase on how a lot it will value, however Treyger pointed to a research that finds a 3rd of moms dwelling in poverty can’t afford this primary household necessity, WCBS 880 reported.
Treyger additionally famous that New York earlier this yr turned the primary metropolis to require free tampons and sanitary pads in public faculties, homeless shelters and jails.