H.R.535 - To provide access to welfare tools to help Americans get back to work.108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Acevedo-Vila, Anibal [D-PR-At Large] (Introduced 02/05/2003)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means; Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||03/17/2003 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Chairman. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.535 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Amends part A (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) (TANF) of the Social Security Act (SSA) to make Puerto Rico, the United States Virgin Islands, and Guam eligible for: (1) the TANF supplemental grant for population increases; (2) the TANF contingency fund; and (3) child care entitlement funds.
Introduced in House (02/05/2003)
Amends SSA title XI to: (1) disregard foster care payments to Puerto Rico, the United States Virgin Islands, and Guam for purposes of the limitation of total payments to each territory; and (2) exempt Medicaid (SSA title XIX) transitional medical assistance in Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and Guam from the current Medicaid cap on spending.