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Nov 16, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988
This bill was introduced on November 16, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 8th congressional district
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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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3644”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 13, 1988
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. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr3644>
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