H.R. 4 (104th): Work Opportunity Act of 1995

Introduced:

Jan 4, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Status:

Vetoed (No Override Attempt) on Jan 9, 1996

This bill was vetoed by the President on January 9, 1996 and Congress did not attempt an override before the end of the Congressional session.

Sponsor:

Clay Shaw Jr.

Representative for Florida's 22nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 22, 1995
Length: 291 pages

About the bill

Full Title

"An Act to enhance support and work opportunities for families with children, reduce welfare dependence, and control welfare spending".

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Related Bills

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H.Res. 319 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Dec 21, 1995

H.Res. 119 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Mar 22, 1995

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 4” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Jan 4, 1995
Passed House
Mar 24, 1995
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Passed Senate with Changes
Sep 19, 1995
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Conference Report Agreed to by House
Dec 21, 1995
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Conference Report Agreed to by Senate
Dec 22, 1995
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Vetoed
Jan 9, 1996

Details

Cosponsors
120 cosponsors (120R) (show)
Votes
Mar 22, 1995 7:24 p.m.
Agreed to 228/203
Mar 22, 1995 7:42 p.m.
Failed 96/337
Mar 22, 1995 7:52 p.m.
Agreed to 351/81
Mar 22, 1995 7:59 p.m.
Agreed to 352/80
Mar 23, 1995 1:21 p.m.
Failed 35/395
Mar 23, 1995 3:36 p.m.
Failed 114/316
Mar 23, 1995 5:59 p.m.
Agreed to 433/0
Mar 23, 1995 6:08 p.m.
Agreed to 426/5
Mar 24, 1995 1:50 p.m.
Passed 234/199
Sep 15, 1995 1:57 p.m.
Motion Agreed to 50/44
Sep 19, 1995 4:04 p.m.
Bill Passed 87/12
On the Conference Report
Dec 21, 1995 3:29 p.m.
Passed 245/178
On the Conference Report
Dec 22, 1995 11:49 a.m.
Conference Report Agreed to 52/47

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