Bill Text — Sep 16, 2012
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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.
4/2/2009--Introduced.Elder Justice Act of 2009 - Amends the Social Security Act to establish an Elder Justice program under title XX (Block Grants to States for Social Services).Establishes within the Office ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Reported by Committee
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Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 10, 2008
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 21, 2009
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 795 — 111th Congress: Elder Justice Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s795
“S. 795 — 111th Congress: Elder Justice Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. October 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s795>
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