H.R.1300 - Responsible Fatherhood Act of 2001107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Carson, Julia [D-IN-10] (Introduced 03/29/2001)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||04/16/2001 Referred to the Subcommittee on Human Resources.|
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Summary: H.R.1300 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Responsible Fatherhood Act of 2001 - Amends part D (Child Support and Establishment of Paternity) of title IV of the Social Security Act (SSA) to prescribe parameters for block grants to States and territories to implement at their option media campaigns promoting responsible fatherhood.
Introduced in House (03/29/2001)
Requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services to contract with a nonprofit fatherhood promotion organization to: (1) develop and distribute a media campaign that addresses the issue of responsible fatherhood to States, local governments, public agencies, and private entities; and (2) develop a national clearinghouse to assist States and community efforts to promote and support responsible fatherhood by disseminating information regarding media campaigns and programs instituted by States using grant funds under this Act.