S.290 - Adoption Promotion Act106th Congress (1999-2000)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Abraham, Spencer [R-MI] (Introduced 01/21/1999)|
|Committees:||Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions|
|Latest Action:||01/21/1999 Read twice and referred to the Committee on HELP.|
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Summary: S.290 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (01/21/1999)
Adoption Promotion 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 applications 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.