A bill to prevent elder abuse and exploitation and improve the justice system's response to victims in elder abuse and exploitation cases.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Jul 14, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 15, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Iowa
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Last Updated: Sep 20, 2016
Length: 44 pages
Jul 14, 2016
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Sep 8, 2016
Considered by Senate Committee on the Judiciary
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
Sep 15, 2016
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Aug 1, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Passed Senate (House next)
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 178.
S. 3270 (114th) was a 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.
This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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