Elderly and incapacitated adults; Crime Commission to study ways to prevent, etc., exploitation. (SJ53)

Introduced By

Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Study; financial exploitation of elderly and incapacitated adults; report.  Directs the Virginia State Crime Commission to study ways to prevent, deter, and punish financial exploitation of elderly and incapacitated adults, including determining whether existing laws on larceny, embezzlement, and fraud are adequate, or whether there should be specific crimes geared towards the financial exploitation of elderly and incapacitated adults; roadblocks to identifying and prosecuting these crimes and what can be done to increase the possibility of obtaining restitution for victims shall also be studied. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

  • 01/10/2012 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12
  • 01/10/2012 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12103736D
  • 01/10/2012 Referred to Committee on Rules
  • 02/10/2012 Stricken at request of Patron in Rules