House Session - October 6, 1988

The House agreed to the conference report on H.R. 3471, to establish the Veterans' Administration as an executive department. The House agreed to S.Con.Res. 154, to correct additional technical errors in the enrollment of H.R. 1720, to replace the existing AFDC program with a new Family Support Program which emphasizes work, child support, and need- based family support supplements, and to amend title IV of the Social Security Act to encourage and assist needy children and parents under the new program to obtain the education, training, and employment needed to avoid long-term welfare dependence.

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    116th Congress - House
    Total Hours: 202 (After 81 days)
    • Debate17 Hours
    • Special Orders36 Hours
    • Votes80 Hours
    • One Minute Speeches17 Hours
    • Morning Hour16 Hours
    • Opening Procedures1 Hour

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