To provide information on total spending on means-tested welfare programs, to provide additional work requirements, and to provide an overall spending limit on means-tested welfare programs.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 16, 2011
Length: 51 pages
Mar 16, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 16, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Mar 16, 2011
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May 22, 2014
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4731 (113th).
H.R. 1135 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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