About the bill
- Full Title
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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Feb 26, 1987
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1288”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Last Action: Feb 26, 1987
Family Support Act of 1988
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 13, 1988
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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. February 5, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr1288>
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