H.Con.Res.228 - Put Our Children First Resolution of 2001107th Congress (2001-2002)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Jackson-Lee, Sheila [D-TX-18] (Introduced 09/14/2001)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means | Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions|
|Latest Action:||11/16/2001 Received in the Senate and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
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Summary: H.Con.Res.228 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Put Our Children First Resolution of 2001 - Expresses gratitude to and recognizes Federal, State, and local agencies for their actions to deliver prompt services to the children and families impacted by the events of September 11, 2001.
Passed House amended (11/15/2001)
Expresses the sense of Congress that the children who lost one or both parents or a guardian in the World Trade Center and Pentagon tragedies or the aircraft crash in Somerset County, Pennsylvania, should be provided with such immediate assistance, services, and benefits for which they are eligible and which are necessary for their well-being, including foster care or adoption assistance, medical, nutritional, and psychological care, and educational services. Urges each responsible agency to act to provide such assistance, services, and benefits within 60 days of the determination of the death of the child's parents or guardian.