S.Con.Res.77 - A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of the Congress that the Federal government should acknowledge the importance of at-home parents and should not discriminate against families who forego a second income in order for a mother or father to be at home with their children.105th Congress (1997-1998)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Sessions, Jeff [R-AL] (Introduced 02/12/1998)|
|Committees:||Senate - Labor and Human Resources|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 03/04/1998 Star Print ordered on the Concurrent Resolution. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Con.Res.77 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (02/12/1998)
Declares that the Congress recognizes that: (1) parents choose many legitimate forms of child care to meet their individual needs; (2) child care needs of at-home parents and working parents should be given careful consideration by the Congress; and (3) any quality child care proposal should reflect careful consideration of providing financial relief for those families where there is an at-home parent.
Calls for no bias against at-home parents, and recognizes and applauds their sacrifices and efforts.