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H.R. 6813 (116th): Promoting Alzheimer’s Awareness to Prevent Elder Abuse Act

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To amend the Elder Abuse Prevention and Prosecution Act to improve the prevention of elder abuse and exploitation of individuals with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias.

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Sponsor and status

Theodore “Ted” Deutch

Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 22nd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 19, 2020
Length: 6 pages
Introduced
May 12, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Enacted Via Other Measures

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This bill was enacted as:

S. 3703: Promoting Alzheimer’s Awareness to Prevent Elder Abuse Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 22, 2020. (compare text)
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History

May 12, 2020
 
Introduced

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Sep 15, 2020
 
Considered by House Committee on the Judiciary

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Sep 24, 2020
 
Ordered Reported

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Sep 25, 2020
 
Text Published

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Oct 1, 2020
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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H.R. 6813 (116th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 6813. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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