S. 3091: EMPOWER Act of 2016

Introduced:

Jun 23, 2016

Status:

Referred to Committee on Jun 23, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on June 23, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Angus King

Junior Senator from Maine

Independent

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 23, 2016
Length: 35 pages

Prognosis:

2% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to reauthorize the program of block grants to States for temporary assistance for needy families through fiscal year 2021, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jun 23, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

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