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H.RES.203: Recognizing National Foster Care Month as an opportunity to raise awareness about the challenges of children in the foster-care system, and encouraging Congress to implement policy to improve the lives of children in the foster-care system.

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Sponsor Karen Bass, D-Calif.
Total Cosponsors 82 (74 Democrats, 8 Republicans)
Introduced May 7, 2013
Latest Major Action May 7, 2013
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Bill Summary

Recognizes National Foster Care Month as an opportunity to raise awareness about the challenges that children in the foster care system face.

Encourages Congress to implement policy to improve the lives of children in the foster care system.

Supports the designation of National Foster Care Month.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
May 7, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.