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Feb 12, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 23, 2008 but was never passed by the Senate.
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Last Updated: Oct 2, 2008
Length: 20 pages
A bill to protect seniors in the United States from elder abuse by establishing specialized elder abuse prosecution and research programs and activities to aid victims of elder abuse, to provide training to prosecutors and other law enforcement related to elder abuse prevention and protection, to establish programs that provide for emergency crisis response teams to combat elder abuse, and for other purposes.
9/23/2008--Passed House amended.Elder Abuse Victims Act of 2008 - TitleI - Elder Abuse VictimsSection101 - Directs the Attorney General to: (1) study and report to Congress on state laws and ... Read more >
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Reintroduced Bill — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 448 (111th).
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5352 — 110th Congress: Elder Abuse Victims Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5352
“H.R. 5352 — 110th Congress: Elder Abuse Victims Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5352>
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