H.R. 987 (113th): TANF Extension Act of 2013


Mar 6, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 6, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


David Reichert

Representative for Washington's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 6, 2013
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About the bill

Full Title

To extend the program of block grants to States for temporary assistance for needy families and related programs through December 31, 2013.

Summary (CRS)

3/6/2013--Introduced.TANF Extension Act of 2013 - Extends the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program and related programs under part A (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) (TANF) of title IV of ... Read more >

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Mar 6, 2013

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 987”). 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. 890 (Related)
Preserving the Welfare Work Requirement and TANF Extension Act of 2013

Passed House
Last Action: Mar 13, 2013

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