H.R. 5550 (95th): Opportunities for Adoption Act

Introduced:

Mar 23, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 23, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Yvonne Burke

Representative for California's 28th congressional district

Democrat

See Instead:

S. 961 (same title)
Reported by Committee — May 16, 1977

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to promote the healthy development of children who would benefit from adoption by facilitating their placement in adoptive homes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Mar 23, 1977
 
Introduced

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