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Apr 29, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976
This bill was introduced on April 29, 1975, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from California
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.
4/29/1975--Introduced.Opportunities for Adoption Act - Provides for adoption assistance programs under the provisions of the Public Health Service Act. Makes it the purpose of this Act, in order to promote ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3298 (93rd).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Reported by Committee
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 961 (95th).
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1593”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 3, 1974
Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 16, 1977
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1593 — 94th Congress: Opportunities for Adoption Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/s1593
“S. 1593 — 94th Congress: Opportunities for Adoption Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1975. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/s1593>
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