H.R. 1561 (109th): Childhood Adoption Act of 2005

Introduced:

Apr 12, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 12, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Harold Ford Jr.

Representative for Tennessee's 9th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 12, 2005
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand the incentives for adoption and to amend part E of title IV of the Social Security Act to increase adoptive incentive payments.

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History

Apr 12, 2005
 
Introduced

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29 cosponsors (18D, 11R) (show)
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H.R. 4866 (Related)
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 2, 2006

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