H.J.Res. 118 (112th): Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Office of Family Assistance of the Administration for Children and Families of the Department of Health and Human Services relating to waiver and expenditure authority under section 1115 of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 1315) with respect to the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program.



Sep 11, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 20, 2012 but was never passed by the Senate.


Dave Camp

Representative for Michigan's 4th congressional district



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Sep 11, 2012

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Sep 13, 2012
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Sep 20, 2012
Passed House

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H.J.Res. 118 (112th) was a joint resolution in the United States Congress.

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