H.Res. 331 (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:

Dec 10, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on December 10, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jonas “Martin” Frost III

Representative for Texas's 24th congressional district

Democrat

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Dec 10, 1987
 
Introduced

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