H.R. 2894 (99th): Foster Care Amendments of 1985


Jun 27, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 27, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Tom Bliley

Representative for Virginia's 3rd congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the foster care and adoption assistance programs under part E of title IV of the Social Security Act, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/27/1985--Introduced.Foster Care Amendments of 1985 - Amends part E (Foster Care and Adoption Assistance) of title IV of the Social Security Act to provide that each State in FY 1988, ... Read more >

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Jun 27, 1985

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Related Bills

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S. 1266 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 10, 1985

H.R. 3128 (Related)
Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985

Enacted — Signed by the President
Apr 7, 1986

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