Vote — Oct 9, 2015 1:24 p.m.
Jun 1, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982
This bill was introduced on June 1, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Kansas
A bill to consolidate Federal grants to States for social services, to eliminate unnecessary restrictions on those programs and increase flexibility in a State's exercise of its responsibility for program administration, and for other purposes.
6/1/1981--Introduced.Social Services Block Grant Act - Consolidates Federal assistance to States for social services into a single grant.Authorizes States to provide social services including child care, day care, foster care, ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1294”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1294 — 97th Congress: Social Services Block Grant Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/s1294
“S. 1294 — 97th Congress: Social Services Block Grant Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1981. October 10, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/s1294>
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