H.R. 3148 (100th): Family Security Act of 1987


Aug 6, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 6, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Willis Gradison Jr.

Representative for Ohio's 2nd congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title IV of the Social Security Act to replace the AFDC program with a comprehensive program of mandatory child support and work training which provides for transitional child care and medical assistance, benefit improvement, and mandatory extension of coverage to two-parent families, and which reflects a general emphasis on shared and reciprocal obligation, program innovation, and organization renewal.

Summary (CRS)

8/6/1987--Introduced.Family Security Act of 1987 - Replaces the Aid to Families with Dependent Children (AFDC) (part A of title IV of the Social Security Act) program with the Child Support ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Aug 6, 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. 3148”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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

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