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H.R. 4379 (112th): Women’s Option to Raise Kids Act

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To amend title IV of the Social Security Act to permit States to exempt single parents with children under 60 months of age from TANF participation rate requirements.

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Sponsor and status

Fortney “Pete” Stark

Sponsor. Representative for California's 13th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Apr 18, 2012
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Apr 18, 2012
112th Congress (2011–2013)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 18, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Cosponsors

21 Cosponsors (21 Democrats)

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History

Apr 18, 2012
 
Introduced

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H.R. 4379 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 4379. This is the one from the 112th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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