H.R. 3644 (100th): Family Welfare Reform Act of 1987

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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Nov 16, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 16, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Daniel Rostenkowski

Representative for Illinois's 8th congressional district

Democrat

History

Nov 16, 1987
 
Introduced

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H.R. 3644 (100th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 100th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1987 to Oct 22, 1988. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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