H.R. 628 (100th): Prevention, Identification, and Treatment of Elder Abuse Act of 1987

A bill to provide financial assistance for programs for the prevention, identification, and treatment of elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation, to establish a National Clearinghouse on Elder Abuse, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Jan 21, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 21, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


William Boner

Representative for Tennessee's 5th congressional district



Jan 21, 1987

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H.R. 628 (100th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 100th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1987 to Oct 22, 1988. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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