S. 795 (111th): Elder Justice Act of 2009
About the bill
- Full Title
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.
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Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 10, 2008
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 21, 2009
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The “S.” in “S. 795” means this is a Senate 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.
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16 cosponsors (11D, 4R, 1I) (show)(joined Apr 2, 2009)(joined Apr 2, 2009)(joined Apr 2, 2009)(joined Apr 28, 2009)(joined Apr 30, 2009)(joined May 18, 2009)(joined May 18, 2009)(joined May 18, 2009)(joined Jun 16, 2009)(joined Jun 23, 2009)(joined Sep 10, 2009)(joined Sep 14, 2009)(joined Sep 21, 2009)(joined Sep 22, 2009)(joined Oct 19, 2009)(joined Nov 30, 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. March 2, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s795>
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