Bill Text — Feb 22, 2012
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A bill to amend title IV of the Social Security Act to require States to implement policies to prevent assistance under the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program from being used in strip clubs, casinos, and liquor stores.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Companion Bill — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3567 (112th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S. 943 (112th).
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 943”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Last Action: Feb 1, 2012
Enacted — Signed by the President
Feb 22, 2012
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 943 — 112th Congress: Welfare Integrity Now for Children and Families Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s943
“S. 943 — 112th Congress: Welfare Integrity Now for Children and Families Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s943>
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