POLICY PRIORITIES

2021 Legislative Agenda

(which includes)

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2020 Legislative Agenda 

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THE FAMILY FIRST TRANSITION and SUPPORT ACT OF 2019 (S 1376/HR 2702)

Congressional Description

What is the AFDC Look-back? (CWLA explanation)

CRS Analysis of AFDC Look-back & Loss of Eligibility

ENDORSEMENTS of the Family First Transition Services Act

How Funding would increase to the states/CRS

CWLA Description & CRS Description

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2019 Legislative Agenda 

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CWLA Position Statement on Immigration Separation

CWLA Position Statement on Sustainable Housing for Families in Child Welfare

Administration’s & Congressional Budget Chart:

2020 Budget Chart

2020 Administration Budget Summary

CWLA letter JJDPA Reauthorization

FY 2019 Oppose the Aderholt Amendment–Discrimination in Placement

(the amendment language)

Child Welfare Sign On Letter Opposing the Aderholt Amendment 

Appropriations Letter Opposing House Discrimination Language 

THE FAMILY FIRST ACT (Summary)

CWLA Comments on FFA Services and Programs July 22, 2018

Support the Social Services Block Grant (SSBG) – 2017

SSBG & Opioids

CWLA Finance Committee Statement on the Graham-Cassidy-Heller-Johnson Proposal

CWLA Letter on the American Health Care Act

CWLA Recommendations to President’s Commission on Opioids

The Senate Better Care Act and Child Welfare

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2017-2018 Legislative Agenda

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2016

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Thank you to everyone who was able to participate in the 2016 National Advocacy Summit (onsite or virtually) held in Washington, DC on April 18-20. Visit Advocacy Summit Recap to review some of the event’s informative presentations and resources.

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