To prohibit waivers relating to compliance with the work requirements for the program of block grants to States for temporary assistance for needy families, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 23rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 27, 2015
Length: 3 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on February 27, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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15 Cosponsors (15 Republicans)
Feb 27, 2015
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H.R. 1179 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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