H.R. 1831 (100th): Partnership Act of 1987


Mar 26, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

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


Thomas Downey

Representative for New York's 2nd congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish more uniform eligibility and benefit levels under the aid to families with dependent children program and the medicaid program, to provide for greater Federal financial responsibility for such programs, to enhance the employment prospects of recipients of aid to families with dependent children, to provide for a reduced Federal role with respect to certain activities, to provide fiscal capacity grants to States and localities, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/26/1987--Introduced.Partnership Act of 1987 - TitleI - Aid to Families with Dependent ChildrenSubtitleA - Benefits and Federal ParticipationAmends part A (Aid to Families with Dependent Children) (AFDC) of title IV ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 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. 1831”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (3R, 1D) (show)

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 862 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 26, 1987

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

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 13, 1988

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