S. 3047: Welfare Reform and Upward Mobility Act

A bill to help individuals receiving assistance under means-tested welfare programs obtain self-sufficiency, to provide information on total spending on means-tested welfare programs, to provide an overall spending limit on means-tested welfare programs, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Jun 9, 2016


Referred to Committee on Jun 9, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on June 9, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Mike Lee

Junior Senator from Utah



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Last Updated: Jun 9, 2016
Length: 62 pages


1% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)


Jun 9, 2016

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Reported by Committee

Passed Senate

Passed House

Signed by the President

S. 3047 is 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.

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