To protect seniors in the United States from elder abuse by establishing specialized elder abuse prosecution and research programs and activities to aid victims of elder abuse, to provide training to prosecutors and other law enforcement related to elder abuse prevention and protection, to establish programs that provide for emergency crisis response teams to combat elder abuse, and for other purposes.
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Jan 9, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on February 11, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 7th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 12, 2009
Length: 20 pages
Sep 23, 2008
Earlier Version — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5352 (110th).
Jan 9, 2009
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Feb 11, 2009
Passed House (Senate next)
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H.R. 448 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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