The Act extends the amount of time qualified aliens may receive funds under the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Act from July 1, 1998 until July 1, 1999. It provides one additional year of temporary assistance to eligible qualified aliens who have children and who arrived in the United States on or after August 22, 1996, in order that they can become self-sufficient.
Sullivan, Christine A.
"SOCIAL SERVICES Public Assistance: Extending Aid to Qualified Aliens Under the "Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Act","
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