H.R. 4472: Modernizing the Interstate Placement of Children in Foster Care Act

Introduced:

Feb 4, 2016

Status:

Passed House on Mar 22, 2016

This bill passed in the House on March 22, 2016 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Todd Young

Representative for Indiana's 9th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 4, 2016
Length: 10 pages

Prognosis:

29% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title IV of the Social Security Act to require States to adopt a centralized electronic system to help expedite the placement of children in foster care or guardianship, or for adoption, across State lines, and to provide grants to aid States in developing such a system, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Feb 4, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 16, 2016
 
Reported by Committee

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Mar 22, 2016
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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