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H.R. 2824: Increasing Opportunity and Success for Children and Parents through Evidence-Based Home Visiting Act

About the bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 2824 reauthorizes the Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting (MIECHV) Program through Fiscal Year 2022.

Specifically, this bill renews an expired requirement that grantees of the program demonstrate improvement in specified benchmark areas three years after program implementation (such as reducing child abuse and neglect, increasing self-sufficiency, improving maternal and newborn health, reducing crime and domestic violence, and improving school readiness and achievement), continuing this requirement in subsequent years. If the grantee fails to do so, they must develop and implement a corrective action plan, which may ...

Sponsor and status

Adrian Smith

Sponsor. Representative for Nebraska's 3rd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Sep 28, 2017
Length: 17 pages
Introduced:

Jun 8, 2017

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Sep 26, 2017

This bill passed in the House on September 26, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis:

36% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jun 8, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Sep 13, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Sep 25, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Rules

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Sep 26, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 2824 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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