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.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Last Action: Jul 29, 2010
- What is a bill?
The “H.R.” in “H.R. 6954” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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 votes related to this bill.
Links & tools
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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. May 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr6954>
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