H.R. 5810 (114th): National Adoption and Foster Care Home Study Act

To establish a national, evidence-based, and comprehensive home study assessment standard for the evaluation of prospective foster parents and adoptive parents and provide funding to States to adopt this standard.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Jul 14, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 14, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jared Huffman

Representative for California's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 14, 2016
Length: 6 pages

History

Jul 14, 2016
 
Introduced

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H.R. 5810 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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