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May 17, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on May 17, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Resident Commissioner for Puerto Rico At Large
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Last Updated: May 17, 2012
Length: 7 pages
To amend the Social Security Act to eliminate the cap on certain payments under the TANF program to Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, Guam, and American Samoa, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 365 (113th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5824”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5824 — 112th Congress: Territorial TANF Equity Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5824
“H.R. 5824 — 112th Congress: Territorial TANF Equity Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5824>
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|date=May 17, 2012
|quote=Territorial TANF Equity Act of 2012