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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
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. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr1255>
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