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H.R. 5738: CSA OPPORTUNITY Act

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To amend the Social Security Act, the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008, and the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Act of 1981 to require that the value of child's savings accounts be disregarded for the purpose of determining eligibility to receive benefits under such Acts; and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Matthew Cartwright

Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 17th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 9, 2018
Length: 9 pages
Introduced:

May 9, 2018

Status:

Introduced on May 9, 2018

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on May 9, 2018. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Prognosis:

3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

May 9, 2018
 
Introduced

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H.R. 5738 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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