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H.R. 4605 (103rd): Work and Responsibility Act of 1994

To amend the Social Security Act, the Food Stamp Act, and other relevant statutes to redesign the program of aid to families with dependent children to establish a program that provides time-limited, transitional assistance, prepares individuals for and requires employment, prevents dependency, overhauls the child support enforcement mechanism at both State and Federal levels, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Sam Gibbons

Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 11th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 21, 1994
Length: 466 pages

Jun 21, 1994
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 21, 1994, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jun 21, 1994

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H.R. 4605 (103rd) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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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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