About the bill
A bill to restore the American family, enhance support and work opportunities for families with children, reduce out-of-wedlock pregnancies, reduce welfare dependence by requiring work, control welfare spending, and increase State flexibility.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1823 — 104th Congress: Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Act of 1996. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/s1823
“S. 1823 — 104th Congress: Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Act of 1996.” www.GovTrack.us. 1996. September 29, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/s1823>
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