About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to replace the existing AFDC program with a new Family Support Program which emphasizes work, child support, and need-based family support supplements, to amend title IV of the Social Security Act to encourage and assist needy children and parents under the new program to obtain the education, training, and employment needed to avoid long-term welfare dependence, to make other necessary improvements to assure that the new program will be more effective in achieving its objectives, and for other purposes.
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3 cosponsors (3D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
- Related Bills
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.H.R. 1720 (Related)Family Support Act of 1988
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 13, 1988H.R. 3337 (Related)Food Stamp Family Welfare Reform Act of 1987
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Oct 15, 1987
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 3644 — 100th Congress: Family Welfare Reform Act of 1987. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr3644
“H.R. 3644 — 100th Congress: Family Welfare Reform Act of 1987.” www.GovTrack.us. 1987. May 4, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr3644>
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