H.R. 1880 (100th): Greater Opportunities Through Work Act of 1987

A bill to amend part A of title IV of the Social Security Act to require States to establish and implement programs designed to afford greater opportunities for AFDC recipients to achieve self-sufficiency through employment.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Mar 31, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 31, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Rowland

Representative for Connecticut's 5th congressional district



Mar 31, 1987

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H.R. 1880 (100th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 100th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1987 to Oct 22, 1988. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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