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


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.


Alan Cranston
Senator from California

See Instead:

H.R. 7004 (same title)
Referred to Committee — May 14, 1975

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.

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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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Apr 29, 1975


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