Bill Text — Jul 28, 2010
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Jul 27, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on July 27, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 22nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 27, 2010
Length: 5 pages
To establish a separate office within the Federal Trade Commission to prevent fraud targeting seniors, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5884”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Last Action: Jul 29, 2010
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 15, 2010
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5884 — 111th Congress: Seniors Financial Fraud Prevention Act of 2010. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5884
“H.R. 5884 — 111th Congress: Seniors Financial Fraud Prevention Act of 2010.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5884>
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