S. 985 (109th): Kinship Caregiver Support Act

Introduced:

May 10, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 10, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Hillary Clinton
Senator from New York
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 10, 2005
Length: 33 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish kinship navigator programs, to establish kinship guardianship assistance payments for children, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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S. 2706 (108th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 21, 2004

S. 661 (110th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 16, 2007

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 985” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
May 10, 2005

Details

Cosponsors
10 cosponsors (6D, 3R, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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