H.R. 2571 (102nd): Family Preservation Act of 1991

Introduced:

Jun 6, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 6, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Thomas Downey

Representative for New York's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

To promote family preservation and the prevention of foster care with emphasis on families where abuse of alcohol or drugs is present, and to improve the quality and delivery of child welfare, foster care, and adoption services.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 5020 (101st) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 13, 1990

H.R. 11 (Related)
Revenue Act of 1992

Pocket Vetoed
Nov 5, 1992

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2571” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

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History

Introduced
Jun 6, 1991

Details

Cosponsors
41 cosponsors (39D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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