A bill to amend title IV of the Social Security Act to improve the program of aid to families with dependent children by establishing a two-tier system for AFDC families, to require each State to establish a single comprehensive work program with a centralized intake and registration process for such families, and to make necessary improvements in the child support enforcement program.
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Sponsor and status
Apr 8, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 8, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Colorado's 4th congressional district
Apr 8, 1987
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H.R. 1985 (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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