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 Illinois's 18th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 14, 2019
Length: 3 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on February 14, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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3 Cosponsors (3 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“LaHood Introduces Three Bills to Bolster TANF Program”
— Rep. Darin LaHood [R-IL18] (Sponsor) on Feb 20, 2019
May 16, 2018
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5838 (115th).
Feb 14, 2019
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Jul 19, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4524.
H.R. 1246 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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