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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Oct 22, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992
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.
Representative for New York's 2nd congressional district
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Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 543 (102nd).
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H.R. 3603 (102nd) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 102nd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1991 to Oct 9, 1992. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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