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Elder Justice Act of 2009

The US Congress has proposed the Elder Justice Act in the US Senate. The purpose of the Elder Justice Act is to ensure adequate public-private infrastructure to prevent, detect, treat, intervene in, and prosecute elder abuse, neglect and exploitation. Passage of the Elder Justice Act is NAELA’s top public policy priority for 2009. Please contact your local Senator to support the Elder Justice Act. To support the Elder Justice Act, please click the link.