H.R. 916 (100th): A bill to provide that each State must establish a workfare program, and require participation therein by all residents of the State who are receiving benefits or assistance under the aid to families with dependent children, food stamp, and public housing programs, as a condition of the State’s eligibility for Federal assistance in connection with those programs.

Introduced:

Feb 2, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 2, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Arlan Stangeland

Representative for Minnesota's 7th congressional district

Republican

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
2/2/1987--Introduced.Requires that each State establish and maintain an approved workfare program as a condition of its eligibility for Federal payments or other assistance under the:(1) program under part A (Aid ... Read more >
Related Bills

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H.R. 471 (99th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 3, 1985

H.R. 598 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 8, 1987

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History

Introduced
Feb 2, 1987

Details

Cosponsors
75 cosponsors (57R, 18D) (show)
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Votes

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