A bill to provide for a Federal program for the improvement of child care, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
100th Congress (1987–1988)
This bill was introduced on July 27, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Senator for Connecticut
38 Cosponsors (35 Democrats, 3 Republicans)
Ordered Reported — Aug 10, 1988
Nov 19, 1987
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jul 27, 1988
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Jun 23, 1989
Reintroduced Bill — Passed Senate (House next)
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 5 (101st).
S. 1885 (100th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1885. This is the one from the 100th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 100th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1987 to Oct 22, 1988. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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“S. 1885 — 100th Congress: Act for Better Child Care Services of 1988.” www.GovTrack.us. 1987. July 30, 2021 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/s1885>
Act for Better Child Care Services of 1988, S. 1885, 100th Cong. (1987).
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