S. 1593 (94th): Opportunities for Adoption Act

Introduced:

Apr 29, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 29, 1975, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Alan Cranston

Senator from California

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

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 title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Apr 29, 1975
 
Introduced

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11 cosponsors (8D, 3R) (show)
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Related Bills

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S. 3298 (93rd) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 3, 1974

S. 961 (95th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 16, 1977

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