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H.R. 4030 (105th): Affordable and Quality Child Care Act of 1998

To make child care more affordable for working families and for stay-at-home parents with children under the age of 4, to double the number of children receiving child care assistance, to provide for after-school care, and to improve child care safety and quality and enhance early childhood development.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Barbara Kennelly

Sponsor. Representative for Connecticut's 1st congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 10, 1998
Length: 94 pages

Jun 10, 1998
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 10, 1998, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jun 10, 1998

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H.R. 4030 (105th) 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 105th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 1997 to Dec 19, 1998. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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