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A bill to authorize demonstrations of innovative methods to simplify existing programs of assistance for low-income families and individuals and increase their economic self-sufficiency through improved work opportunities, to afford States and localities the necessary flexibility to streamline programs and reduce duplicative, excessive, and inefficient expenditures, to establish an Interagency Low-Income Opportunity Board, and for other purposes.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1288 — 100th Congress: Low-Income Opportunity Improvement Act of 1987. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr1288
“H.R. 1288 — 100th Congress: Low-Income Opportunity Improvement Act of 1987.” www.GovTrack.us. 1987. May 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr1288>
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