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Introduced in House (10/24/1997)

Adoption Awareness Program Act - Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Services to: (1) establish an adoption awareness program; and (2) make grants through the program to eligible private entities to pay for the Federal share of the cost of developing and distributing materials promoting adoption.

Establishes the Adoption Awareness Commission to: (1) review grant applicants and the public service announcements and brochures developed by the grantees; and (2) make recommendations to the Secretary regarding grant recipients and Commission approval of announcements and brochures.

Authorizes appropriations.