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
Feb 27, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 27, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Feb 27, 2015
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H.R. 1179 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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