S. 249 (104th): Welfare Antifraud Act of 1995

A bill to amend title IV of the Social Security Act to require States to establish a 2-digit fingerprint matching indentification system in order to prevent multiple enrollments by an individual for benefits under such Act, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Jan 19, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 19, 1995, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Kay Hutchison

Senator from Texas

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 19, 1995
Length: 5 pages

History

Jan 19, 1995
 
Introduced

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S. 249 (104th) 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 104th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1995 to Oct 4, 1996. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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