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H.R. 5447 (110th): Dorothy I. Height and Whitney M. Young, Jr. Social Work Reinvestment Act

To establish the Social Work Reinvestment Commission to provide independent counsel to Congress on policy issues associated with the recruitment, retention, research, and reinvestment in the profession of social work.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Edolphus “Ed” Towns

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 10th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 14, 2008
Length: 21 pages
Introduced:

Feb 14, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 14, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

Feb 14, 2008
 
Introduced

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H.R. 5447 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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