Bill Text — Sep 16, 2012
This bill’s text for status Passed the House (Engrossed) (Jul 29, 2010) is now available.
Jun 25, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 29, 2010 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Aug 5, 2010
Length: 10 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.
7/29/2010--Passed House amended.Senior Financial Empowerment Act of 2010 - Requires the Federal Trade Commission (FTC):(1) to disseminate to seniors and their caregivers information on mail, telemarketing, and Internet fraud targeting ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6954 (110th).
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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. 3040”). 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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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 18, 2008
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 26, 2012
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3040 — 111th Congress: Senior Financial Empowerment Act of 2010. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr3040
“H.R. 3040 — 111th Congress: Senior Financial Empowerment Act of 2010.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. October 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr3040>
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