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H.R. 5694 (114th): Senior Citizen Protection Act of 2016

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The summary below was written by the Congressional Research Service, which is a nonpartisan division of the Library of Congress, and was published on Jul 8, 2016.

Senior Citizen Protection Act of 2016

This bill requires the Department of Justice (DOJ) to establish guidelines for states to design and implement elder abuse registries. DOJ may award state grants to establish and operate such registries.

Additionally, DOJ must establish and maintain a national database that contains information from state elder abuse registries.