H.R. 2866: Reducing Barriers for Relative Foster Parents Act

H.R. 2866 reviews and improves licensing standards for placement in a relative foster family home. This bill would require HHS to identify reputable model standards for licensing foster family homes not later than October 1, 2018. No later than April 1, 2019 each state would be required to submit information to HHS on whether its own licensing standards are fully ... Continue reading »
(Source: Republican Policy Committee)

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Overview

Introduced:

Jun 8, 2017

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Jun 20, 2017

This bill passed in the House on June 20, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Lloyd Smucker

Representative for Pennsylvania's 16th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 21, 2017
Length: 5 pages

Prognosis:

26% 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.

Jun 16, 2017
 
On House Schedule

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Jun 20, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 2866 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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