S. 3279: Vulnerable Children and Families Act of 2016

Introduced:

Jul 14, 2016

Status:

Referred to Committee on Jul 14, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on July 14, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Roy Blunt

Junior Senator from Missouri

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 14, 2016
Length: 27 pages

Prognosis:

7% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to realign structures and reallocate resources in the Federal Government in keeping with the core belief that families are the best protection for children and the bedrock of any society to bolster United States diplomacy targeted at ensuring that every child can grow up in a permanent, safe, nurturing, and loving family, and to ensure that intercountry adoption to the United States becomes a viable and fully developed option for providing families for children in need, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

History

Jul 14, 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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