A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to promote the health and welfare of children in need of adoption by facilitating their placement.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Apr 29, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 29, 1975, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator for California
What stakeholders are saying
Apr 3, 1974
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3298 (93rd).
Apr 29, 1975
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 16, 1977
Reintroduced Bill — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 961 (95th).
S. 1593 (94th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 94th Congress, which met from Jan 14, 1975 to Oct 1, 1976. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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