H.R. 2245 (100th): Economic Self-Sufficiency Act of 1987


Apr 30, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 30, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Matthew Martínez

Representative for California's 30th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish programs to provide comprehensive employment, training, educational, and other services for recipients of, and applicants for, aid to families with dependent children in order to promote economic self-sufficiency for such persons and their families, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/30/1987--Introduced.Economic Self-Sufficiency Act of 1987 - Amends the Social Security Act to revise the scope of programs for individuals receiving aid to families with dependent children (AFDC) in order to ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 30, 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. 2245”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


7 cosponsors (7D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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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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