New Cosponsor — Dec 11, 2012
New Cosponsor: Sen. Barbara Mikulski [D-MD]
The bill now has 3 cosponsors (3 Democrats).
Mar 2, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on March 2, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from New York
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Last Updated: Mar 2, 2011
Length: 10 pages
A bill to prevent mail, telemarketing, and Internet fraud targeting seniors in the United States, to promote efforts to increase public awareness of the enormous impact that mail, telemarketing, and Internet fraud have on seniors, to educate the public, seniors, and their families, and their caregivers about how to identify and combat fraudulent activity, and for other purposes.
3/2/2011--Introduced.Senior Financial Empowerment Act of 2011 - Requires the Federal Trade Commission (FTC):(1) to disseminate to seniors and their families and caregivers information on mail, telemarketing, and Internet fraud targeting ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3494 (111th).
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 15, 2010
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 26, 2012
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 465 — 112th Congress: Senior Financial Empowerment Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s465
“S. 465 — 112th Congress: Senior Financial Empowerment Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s465>
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