S. 1318 (112th): Supporting Adoptive Families Act


Jun 30, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 30, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Amy Klobuchar

Senator from Minnesota



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Last Updated: Jun 30, 2011
Length: 21 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to enhance pre- and post-adoptive support services.

Summary (CRS)

6/30/2011--Introduced.Supporting Adoptive Families Act - Amends part B (Child and Family Services) of title IV of the Social Security Act to make it a purpose of the Stephanie Tubbs Jones ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 30, 2011

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1318”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (3D, 1R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 3726 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 5, 2010

S. 1527 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 19, 2013

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