A bill to establish a national, research-based, and comprehensive home study assessment process for the evaluation of prospective foster parents and adoptive parents and provide funding to States and Indian tribes to adopt such process.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for New York. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 21, 2017
Length: 7 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on March 21, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Senator Lankfords Office Releases 2017 Activity Report”
— Sen. James Lankford [R-OK] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 2, 2018
Mar 21, 2017
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S. 684 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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National Adoption and Foster Care Home Study Act, S. 684, 115th Cong. (2017).
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