H.R. 3603 (102nd): Children’s Initiative

Introduced:

Oct 22, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on August 6, 1992 but was never passed by the Senate.

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

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

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

Pocket Vetoed
Nov 5, 1992

H.Res. 543 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Aug 6, 1992

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What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 3603” 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Oct 22, 1991
Reported by Committee
Jul 2, 1992
Passed House
Aug 6, 1992
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Details

Cosponsors
52 cosponsors (51D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Votes
Aug 6, 1992 1:33 p.m.
Passed 256/163

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