H.Res. 310 (100th): A resolution providing for the consideration of the bill (H.R. 1720) 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, and to make other necessary improvements to assure that the new program will be more effective in achieving its objectives.

Introduced:

Nov 17, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on November 17, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jonas “Martin” Frost III
Representative for Texas's 24th congressional district
Democrat

About the resolution

Summary (CRS)
Sets forth the rule for the consideration of H.R. 1720 (Aid to Families with Dependent Children replacement program).

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Related Bills
Debate on H.R. 1720 is governed by these rules.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 13, 1988

What is a resolution?

The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 310” means this is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress. A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Nov 17, 1987

Details

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