About the bill
- Full Title
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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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).
7 cosponsors (5D, 2R) (show)(joined Sep 18, 2008)(joined Sep 18, 2008)(joined Sep 18, 2008)(joined Sep 18, 2008)(joined Sep 23, 2008)(joined Sep 24, 2008)(joined Sep 29, 2008)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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. July 26, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6954>
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