H.R. 1288 (100th): Low-Income Opportunity Improvement Act of 1987

Introduced:

Feb 26, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 26, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Duncan
Representative for Tennessee's 2nd congressional district
Republican

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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S. 610 (identical)

Introduced
Last Action: Feb 26, 1987

H.R. 1720 (Related)
Family Support Act of 1988

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 13, 1988

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History

Introduced
Feb 26, 1987

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4 cosponsors (4R) (show)
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