S. 462 (112th): Elder Abuse Victims Act of 2011
Mar 2, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 2, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Herbert “Herb” Kohl
Senator from Wisconsin
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Last Updated: Mar 2, 2011
Length: 14 pages
- See Instead:
H.R. 2564 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jul 15, 2011
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- Full Title
A bill to better protect, serve, and advance the rights of victims of elder abuse and exploitation by establishing a program to encourage States and other qualified entities to create jobs designed to hold offenders accountable, enhance the capacity of the justice system to investigate, pursue, and prosecute elder abuse cases, identify existing resources to leverage to the extent possible, and assure data collection, research, and evaluation to promote the efficacy and efficiency of the activities described in this Act.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 21, 2009
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 15, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 462 — 112th Congress: Elder Abuse Victims Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s462
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