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H.R. 4325 (98th): Child Support Enforcement Amendments of 1984

A bill to amend part D of title IV of the Social Security Act to assure, through mandatory income withholding, incentive payments to States, and other improvements in the child support enforcement program, that all children in the United States who are in need of assistance in securing financial support from their parents will receive such assistance regardless of their circumstances, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Introduced
Nov 8, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 16, 1984

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 16, 1984.

Law
Pub.L. 98-378
Sponsor

Barbara Kennelly

Representative for Connecticut's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text

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Last Updated: Aug 16, 1984

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History

Nov 8, 1983
 
Introduced

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Nov 9, 1983
 
Ordered Reported

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Nov 16, 1983
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Apr 25, 1984
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Aug 1, 1984
 
Conference Report Agreed to by Senate (House next)

A conference committee was formed, comprising members of both the House and Senate, to resolve the differences in how each chamber passed the bill. The Senate approved the committee's report proposing the final form of the bill for consideration in both chambers. The House must also approve the conference report.

Aug 16, 1984
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

Aug 16, 1984
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress.

H.R. 4325 (98th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 98th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1983 to Oct 12, 1984. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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