H.R.956 - To amend titles IV and XX of the Social Security Act to restore funding for the Social Services Block Grant, and restore for fiscal year 2002 the ability of States to transfer up to 10 percent of funds from the program of block grants to States for temporary assistance for needy families to carry out activities under the Social Services Block Grant.107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Johnson, Nancy L. [R-CT-6] (Introduced 03/08/2001)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||03/20/2001 Referred to the Subcommittee on Human Resources.|
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Summary: H.R.956 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Amends part A (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) (TANF) of title IV of the Social Security Act (SSA) to restore the authority of States to transfer up to ten percent of TANF funds to carry out State programs pursuant to SSA title XX (Block Grants to States for Social Services) for FY 2002.
Introduced in House (03/08/2001)
Amends SSA title XX to: (1) restore funds to States and territories for FY 2001 and 2002; and (2) require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to compile information on State activities carried out under SSA title XX and report it annually to Congress.