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S. 3279 (114th): Vulnerable Children and Families Act of 2016

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.

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:

Roy Blunt

Senator from Missouri

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 14, 2016
Length: 27 pages

History

Jul 14, 2016
 
Introduced

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S. 3279 (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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