To amend title IV-A of the Social Security Act, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 23rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 16, 2018
Length: 9 pages
May 16, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 16, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 16, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 4, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1490.
H.R. 5842 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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