Feb 27, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 27, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 27, 2013
Length: 14 pages
About the 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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2564 (112th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4963.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 861 — 113th Congress: Elder Abuse Victims Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr861
“H.R. 861 — 113th Congress: Elder Abuse Victims Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. August 26, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr861>
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