H.R. 5737: Protecting Foster Youth Resources to Promote Self-Sufficiency Act


Jul 12, 2016


Referred to Committee on Jul 12, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on July 12, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Danny Davis

Representative for Illinois's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 12, 2016
Length: 18 pages


1% chance of being enacted (details)

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To ensure that foster children are able to use their Social Security and Supplemental Security Income benefits to address their needs and improve their lives.

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Jul 12, 2016

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