To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to include foster care transition youth as members of targeted groups for purposes of the work opportunity credit.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Washington's 7th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 7, 2016
Length: 3 pages
Sep 7, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 7, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 7, 2016
H.R. 5947 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2018). H.R. 5947 — 114th Congress: Improved Employment Outcomes for Foster Youth Act of 2016. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr5947
“H.R. 5947 — 114th Congress: Improved Employment Outcomes for Foster Youth Act of 2016.” www.GovTrack.us. 2016. February 20, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr5947>
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