S.1091 - Supporting Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Act115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Collins, Susan M. [R-ME] (Introduced 05/10/2017)|
|Committees:||Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions | House - Education and the Workforce; Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||07/07/2018 Became Public Law No: 115-196. (TXT | PDF) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1091 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Public Law No: 115-196 (07/07/2018)
Supporting Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Act(Sec. 3) This bill establishes an Advisory Council to Support Grandparents Raising Grandchildren.
The council must identify, promote, coordinate, and publicly disseminate information and resources to help older relatives meet the needs of the children in their care and maintain their own health and emotional well-being.
The council must report on the information and resources.
The bill terminates the council after three years.