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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jun 6, 1991
 
Introduced

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Details

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

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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