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Last Action: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 30, 2015.
Feb 25, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988
This bill was introduced on February 25, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Connecticut's 1st congressional district
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.
2/25/1987--Introduced.Family Investment Act of 1987 - Amends part A (Aid to Families with Dependent Children) (AFDC) of title IV of the Social Security Act to authorize the appropriation for each ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1255”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. October 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr1255>
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