H.R.5694 - Senior Citizen Protection Act of 2016114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Graham, Gwen [D-FL-2] (Introduced 07/08/2016)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 07/22/2016 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5694 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (07/08/2016)
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.