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Sep 18, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on September 18, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 18, 2008
Length: 9 pages
To prevent mail, telemarketing, and Internet fraud targeting seniors in the United States, to promote efforts to increase public awareness of the enormous impact that mail, telemarketing, and Internet fraud have on seniors, to educate the public, seniors, their families, and their caregivers about how to identify and combat fraudulent activity, and for other purposes.
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Reintroduced Bill — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3040 (111th).
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4846 (112th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6954”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6954 — 110th Congress: Senior Financial Empowerment Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6954
“H.R. 6954 — 110th Congress: Senior Financial Empowerment Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6954>
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