H.R. 3287 (111th): CARE for Kids Act of 2009


Jul 22, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 22, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Gwen Moore

Representative for Wisconsin's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 22, 2009
Length: 7 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To require a criminal background check for a child care staff member of any child care provider in a State that receives funds from the Child Care and Development Block Grant Program, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/22/2009--Introduced.Childcare Accountability and Responsibility Act of 2009 or the CARE for Kids Act of 2009 - Amends the Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 1990 to require a ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 22, 2009

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3287”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


15 cosponsors (13D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 3829 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 25, 2012

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