H.R. 1194 (112th): To renew the authority of the Secretary of Health and Human Services to approve demonstration projects designed to test innovative strategies in State child welfare programs.


Mar 17, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 31, 2011 but was never passed by the Senate.


Jim McDermott

Representative for Washington's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 6, 2011
Length: 5 pages

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Summary (CRS)

5/31/2011--Passed House without amendment.Amends title XI of the Social Security Act to renew through FY2016 the authority of the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to authorize states to ... Read more >

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Mar 17, 2011

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May 31, 2011
Passed House

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1194”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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H.R. 6156 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 23, 2010

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