There is one summary for S.1455. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in Senate (08/01/1989)

Child Abuse Prevention Challenge Grants Reauthorization Act of 1989 - Transfers to the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act (the Act) certain provisions of Federal law for challenge grants to encourage States to maintain certain funding mechanisms for programs of child abuse prevention and treatment.

Authorizes appropriations for such challenge grants for FY 1989 through 1991.

Directs the National Clearinghouse for Information Relating to Child Abuse to identify effective programs carried out by the States pursuant to such challenge grant provisions and provide technical assistance to States in implementation of such programs.

Directs the Comptroller General to: (1) study trust funds or other funding mechanisms established by States for such transferred program; and (2) report on such study to the Congress by September 30, 1990.