H.R. 2177 (100th): A bill to amend part D of title IV of the Social Security Act to provide that States which are unable to enforce payment of overdue child support by noncustodial parents must require such parents to perform public service employment sufficient to reimburse the government for the costs involved.


Apr 27, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 27, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Michael Oxley

Representative for Ohio's 4th congressional district


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4/27/1987--Introduced.Amends part D (Child Support and Establishment of Paternity) of title IV of the Social Security Act to provide that States which are otherwise unable to enforce payment of overdue ... Read more >

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Apr 27, 1987

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

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 13, 1988

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