H.R. 2103 (100th): Greater Avenues of Independence Act of 1987


Apr 21, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 21, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ernest Konnyu

Representative for California's 12th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend part A of title IV of the Social Security Act to ensure that AFDC applicants and recipients will have available to them and their families a full range of employment, training, and supportive services, making it possible for such families to leave the welfare rolls and thereby producing a significant saving to taxpayers.

Summary (CRS)

4/21/1987--Introduced.Greater Avenues of Independence Act of 1987 - Amends part A (Aid to Families with Dependent Children) (AFDC) of title IV of the Social Security Act to require AFDC beneficiaries ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 21, 1987

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2103”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


11 cosponsors (8R, 3D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


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

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