A bill to amend the Social Security Act to enhance the social security of the Nation by ensuring adequate public-private infrastructure and to resolve to prevent, detect, treat, intervene in, and prosecute elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Utah. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 18, 2008
Length: 142 pages
110th Congress (2007–2009)
This bill was introduced on September 10, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
33 Cosponsors (24 Democrats, 8 Republicans, 1 Independent)
What legislators are saying
“Adoption, Rights Of Elderly Protected By Senate Committee Vote”
— Sen. Michael “Mike” Crapo [R-ID] on Sep 10, 2008
Mar 29, 2007
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Sep 10, 2008
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Apr 2, 2009
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 795 (111th).
S. 1070 (110th) was a 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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1070. This is the one from the 110th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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