H.R. 795 (100th): A bill to amend the Social Security Act to provide for a demonstration of the extent to which eliminating the 100-hour rule under the AFDC-U program, and requiring parents under such program to accept any reasonable job offers while preserving the eligibility of their families, would effectively encourage such parents to enter the permanent work force and thereby significantly reduce program costs.

Introduced:

Jan 28, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 28, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Richard Lehman
Representative for California's 18th congressional district
Democrat

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
1/28/1987--Introduced.Amends part A (General Provisions) of title XI of the Social Security Act to provide for a demonstration program which would require unemployed parents from families receiving aid under part ...

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H.R. 3110 (99th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 30, 1985

H.R. 1720 (Related)
Family Support Act of 1988

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 13, 1988

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History

Introduced
Jan 28, 1987

Details

Cosponsors
2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
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