H.R. 4055: Hygiene Assistance for Families of Infants and Toddlers Act of 2015

To amend title IV of the Social Security Act to address the increased burden that maintaining the health and hygiene of infants and toddlers places on families in need, the resultant adverse health effects on children and families, and the limited child care options available for infants and toddlers who lack sufficient diapers, which prevents their parents and guardians from entering the workforce.

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Nov 18, 2015


Referred to Committee on Nov 18, 2015

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Keith Ellison

Representative for Minnesota's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 18, 2015
Length: 18 pages


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Nov 18, 2015

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