H.R.3873 - Enhancing the Quality of Parental Legal Representation Act of 2011112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Moore, Gwen [D-WI-4] (Introduced 02/01/2012)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||02/09/2012 Referred to the Subcommittee on Human Resources. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.3873 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/01/2012)
Enhancing the Quality of Parental Legal Representation Act of 2011 - Amends title IV (Temporary Aid to Needy Families) (TANF) of the Social Security Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to make grants to the highest state courts to enable them to provide legal representation for parents and legal guardians with respect to child welfare cases.
Increases funding for discretionary and targeted grants.