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.
Dec 10, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988
Died in a previous Congress
This resolution was introduced on December 10, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jonas “Martin” Frost III
Representative for Texas's 24th congressional district
About the resolution
- Summary (CRS)
- Sets forth the rule for the consideration of H.R. 1720 (Aid to Families with Dependent Children replacement program).
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 13, 1988
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