Sep 15, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 7, 2008
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 7, 2008.
Representative for Washington's 7th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 23, 2008
Length: 33 pages
About the bill
To amend parts B and E of title IV of the Social Security Act to connect and support relative caregivers, improve outcomes for children in foster care, provide for tribal foster care and adoption access, improve incentives for adoption, and for other purposes.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 6893 — 110th Congress: Fostering Connections to Success and Increasing Adoptions Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6893
“H.R. 6893 — 110th Congress: Fostering Connections to Success and Increasing Adoptions Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. August 26, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6893>
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