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- 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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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 3, 1974
Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 16, 1977
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The “S.” in “S. 1593” means this is a Senate 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.
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11 cosponsors (8D, 3R) (show)(joined Jan 3, 1975)(joined Jan 3, 1975)(joined Jan 3, 1975)(joined Jan 3, 1975)(joined Jan 3, 1975)(joined Jan 3, 1975)(joined Jan 3, 1975)(joined Jan 3, 1975)(joined Apr 29, 1975)(joined Apr 29, 1975)(joined Dec 31, 1976)
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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. May 24, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/s1593>
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