H.R. 2949 (114th): Treatment of Certain Payments in Eugenics Compensation Act

To exclude payments from State eugenics compensation programs from consideration in determining eligibility for, or the amount of, Federal public benefits.

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Jul 7, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Referred to Committee (Enacted Via Other Measures)

This bill was introduced on July 7, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. But provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was enacted as:

S. 1698: Treatment of Certain Payments in Eugenics Compensation Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 7, 2016. (compare text)

Patrick McHenry

Representative for North Carolina's 10th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 7, 2015
Length: 3 pages


Jul 7, 2015

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H.R. 2949 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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