H.R. 4327 (98th): Public Assistance Amendments of 1983-Part A


Nov 8, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 8, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Harold Ford

Representative for Tennessee's 9th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend part A of title IV of the Social Security Act to modify the treatment of earnings under the AFDC program, to restore certain State options under such program, and to make other improvements in such program so that it will be more manageable, more effective, and better designed to serve needy families.

Summary (CRS)

Public Assistance Amendments of 1983 - Part A - Amends part A (Aid to Families with Dependent Children) of title IV of the Social Security Act to revise income disregards ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 8, 1983

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4327”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


5 cosponsors (5D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 4170 (Related)
Deficit Reduction Act of 1984

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jul 18, 1984

H.R. 2354 (Related)
A bill to amend the treatment of earnings under the AFDC program, to increase ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 24, 1983

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