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The "good of society," however, is not easily agreed upon. These include: [26] Argentina: Jefes y Jefas de Hogar, Asignación Universal por Hijo Conditional cash transfer (CCT) combined with service provisions. Source: web site, Sep 6, 2000 On August 22, 1996, President Clinton signed the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act, fulfilling his longtime commitment to �end welfare as we know it.� As the President said upon signing, �... this legislation provides an historic opportunity to end welfare as we know it and transform our broken welfare system by promoting the fundamental values of work, responsibility, and family.� The law contains strong work requirements, performance bonuses to reward states for moving welfare recipients into jobs and reducing illegitimacy, state maintenance of effort requirements, comprehensive child support enforcement, and supports for families moving from welfare to work -- including increased funding for child care.

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Publisher: Yale University Press (July 1, 2002)

ISBN: 0300091451

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