Titles: H.R.1720 — 100th Congress (1987-1988)All Information (Except Text)

Short Titles

Short Titles as Enacted

Family Support Act of 1988

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Passed House

Family Welfare Reform Act of 1987

Short Titles as Passed House for portions of this bill
  • Food Stamp Family Welfare Reform Act of 1987

Short Titles as Reported to House

Family Welfare Reform Act of 1987

Short Titles as Introduced

Family Welfare Reform Act of 1987

Short Titles - Senate

Short Titles as Passed Senate

Family Security Act of 1988

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

A bill to replace the existing AFDC program with a new Family Support Program which emphasizes work, child support, and need-based family support supplements, to amend title IV of the Social Security Act to encourage and assist needy children and parents under the new program to obtain the education, training, and employment needed to avoid long-term welfare dependence, and to make other necessary improvements to assure that the new program will be more effective in achieving its objectives.