Enacted — Signed by the President — Jun 29, 2015
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Feb 27, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998
Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 19, 1997
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 19, 1997.
Representative for Michigan's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Nov 13, 1997
Length: 22 pages
To promote the adoption of children in foster care.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 867 — 105th Congress: Adoption and Safe Families Act of 1997. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr867
“H.R. 867 — 105th Congress: Adoption and Safe Families Act of 1997.” www.GovTrack.us. 1997. July 3, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr867>
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