About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to amend title IV of the Social Security Act to replace the existing AFDC program with a new and substantially revised assistance program which will more effectively serve to reduce poverty among children and their families, promote self-sufficiency, and strengthen family life.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
8 cosponsors (8D) (show)(joined Feb 25, 1987)(joined Jun 4, 1987)(joined Jun 4, 1987)(joined Jun 4, 1987)(joined Jun 4, 1987)(joined Jun 4, 1987)(joined Jun 4, 1987)(joined Jun 4, 1987)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1255 — 100th Congress: Family Investment Act of 1987. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr1255
“H.R. 1255 — 100th Congress: Family Investment Act of 1987.” www.GovTrack.us. 1987. May 2, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr1255>
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