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


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.


Sam Gibbons

Representative for Florida's 11th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 21, 1994
Length: 466 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

6/21/1994--Introduced.TABLE OF CONTENTS: TitleI - JOBS Title II: WORK Title III: Child Care Title IV: Provisions with Multi-Program Applicability Title V: Prevention of Dependency Title VI: Child Support Enforcement Title ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 21, 1994

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4605”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


9 cosponsors (9D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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Related Bills

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S. 2224 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 21, 1994

H.R. 5252 (Related)
Social Security Act Amendments of 1994

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 31, 1994

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