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A bill to promote the healthy development of children who would benefit from adoption by facilitating their placement in adoptive homes.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5550 — 95th Congress: Opportunities for Adoption Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hr5550
“H.R. 5550 — 95th Congress: Opportunities for Adoption Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1977. May 24, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hr5550>
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