To encourage States to engage more TANF recipients in activities leading to employment and self-sufficiency, and to simplify State administration of TANF work requirements.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 16th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 9, 2015
Length: 7 pages
Jul 9, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 9, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 9, 2015
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Mar 2, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1352.
H.R. 2991 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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