A bill to amend the Older Americans Act of 1965 to provide social service agencies with the resources to provide services to meet the urgent needs of Holocaust survivors to age in place with dignity, comfort, security, and quality of life.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Maryland. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 18, 2019
Length: 18 pages
What legislators are saying
“Never Again: Cardin Says Spending Package Elevates Holocaust Education, Supports Holocaust Survivors and Expands Program to Protect Synagogues and Houses of Worship from Terrorism”
— Sen. Benjamin Cardin [D-MD] (Sponsor) on Dec 19, 2019
“Durbin, Kaine Bill To Support Family Caregivers Passes Senate”
— Sen. Timothy “Tim” Kaine [D-VA] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 4, 2020
Jul 18, 2019
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S. 2179 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 2179. 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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