To establish in the Administration for Children and Families of the Department of Health and Human Services the Federal Interagency Working Group on Reducing Child Poverty to develop a national strategy to eliminate child poverty in the United States, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 7th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 19, 2015
Length: 17 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on May 19, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Reps. Davis, Connolly and Lee Introduce Bill to Cut Child Poverty in Half in 10 Years”
— Rep. Gerald Connolly [D-VA11] (Co-sponsor) on May 20, 2015
May 19, 2015
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Jul 25, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3381 (115th).
H.R. 2408 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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