/  H.R. 890 – Preserving Work Requirements for Welfare Programs Act of 2013

H.R. 890 – Preserving Work Requirements for Welfare Programs Act of 2013

Summary

H.R. 890 prohibits the Secretary of Health and Human Services from waiving work requirements in the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program.

Type of Rule

Closed rule for consideration of H.R. 890. Reported by a vote of 7 yeas to 3 nays.

Amendments

No amendments were made in order.

Other Elements of the Rule

  • Provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means.
  • Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.
  • Floor Managers: Cole/McGovern

Floor Action Expected

The rule and the bill are expected to be on the floor: March 13, 2013.