S. 604 (108th): Responsible Fatherhood Act of 2003


Mar 12, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 12, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Evan Bayh

Senator from Indiana



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Last Updated: Mar 12, 2003
Length: 31 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend part D of title IV of the Social Security Act to provide grants to promote responsible fatherhood, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/12/2003--Introduced.Responsible Fatherhood Act of 2003 - Amends part D (Child Support and Establishment of Paternity) of title IV of the Social Security Act (SSA) to direct the Secretary to award ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 12, 2003

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 604”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


6 cosponsors (3R, 3D) (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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