H.R. 5600 (102nd): Children’s Initiative


Jul 9, 1992
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 9, 1992, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Thomas Downey

Representative for New York's 2nd congressional district


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, to improve the quality and delivery of child welfare, foster care, and adoption services and to alleviate childhood hunger.

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Jul 9, 1992

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