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H.R. 1713: To amend the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment and Adoption Reform Act of 1978 to require a study and report on adoption outcomes and the factors affecting those outcomes, and for other purposes.

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Introduced
Mar 9, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Introduced on Mar 9, 2021

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on March 9, 2021. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor

Lloyd Smucker

Representative for Pennsylvania's 11th congressional district

Republican

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Reps. Smucker, Bacon & Moore Introduce Improving Adoption Outcomes & Affordability Act
    — Rep. Lloyd Smucker [R-PA11] (Sponsor) on Apr 6, 2021

ICYMI: Smucker Legislation to Improve Adoption Outcomes for Children Impacted by the Opioid Epidemic Advanced by House
    — Rep. Lloyd Smucker [R-PA11] (Sponsor) on Mar 25, 2021

Reps. Smucker & Underwood Introduce Legislation to Improve Adoption Outcomes for Children Impacted by the Opioid Epidemic
    — Rep. Lloyd Smucker [R-PA11] (Sponsor) on Mar 12, 2021

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History

Mar 9, 2021
 
Introduced

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