H.R. 4210 (107th): Working From Poverty to Promise Act of 2002


Apr 11, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 11, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Marge Roukema

Representative for New Jersey's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 11, 2002
Length: 18 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To reauthorize and improve the program of block grants to States for temporary assistance for needy families.

Summary (CRS)

4/11/2002--Introduced.Working From Poverty to Promise Act of 2002 - Amends title IV part A (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) (TANF) of the Social Security Act (SSA) to require State plans ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 11, 2002

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4210”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


21 cosponsors (18D, 3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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