H.R. 5640 (109th): Child and Family Services Improvement Act of 2006


Jun 20, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 12, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Walter “Wally” Herger

Representative for California's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 12, 2006
Length: 30 pages

See Instead:

S. 3525 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Sep 28, 2006

About the bill

Full Title

To amend part B of title IV of the Social Security Act to reauthorize the safe and stable families program, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/12/2006--Reported to House amended.Child and Family Services Improvement Act of 2006 - Section3 - Amends part B (Child and Family Services) of title IV of the Social Security Act with ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 20, 2006

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Jul 12, 2006
Reported by Committee

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5640”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


11 cosponsors (7D, 4R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

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