To provide payments to States for increasing the employment, job retention, and earnings of former TANF recipients.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Louisiana's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 28, 2016
Length: 12 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on May 24, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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May 11, 2016
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May 24, 2016
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Jun 28, 2016
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H.R. 2952 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2952. This is the one from the 114th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Improving Employment Outcomes of TANF Recipients Act, H.R. 2952, 114th Cong. (2015).
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