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H.R. 3742 (103rd): Welfare Elimination Act of 1994

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To establish a commission to design a plan for transition from certain welfare, job training, and child care programs to new programs providing temporary financial aid and assistance in locating permanent employment.

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Jan 26, 1994
103rd Congress, 1993–1994
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 26, 1994, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Eric Fingerhut

Representative for Ohio's 19th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 26, 1994
Length: 21 pages



Jan 26, 1994

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H.R. 3742 (103rd) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 103rd Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1993 to Dec 1, 1994. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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