Adult abuse; financial institution employees to report suspected financial abuse of elder persons. (SB738)

Introduced By

Sen. John Edwards (D-Roanoke) with support from co-patrons Sen. Henry Marsh (D-Richmond), Sen. Phil Puckett (D-Tazewell), Sen. Patsy Ticer (D-Alexandria), and Sen. Mary Margaret Whipple (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Adult protective services; reports by financial institution employees of financial abuse of elder or dependent persons. Requires employees of banks and trust companies, savings banks, building and loan associations, savings and loan companies or associations, and credit unions to report the suspected financial abuse of elder or dependent persons, based on information obtained in their professional or official capacity. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/18/2008Presented and ordered printed 080057228
01/18/2008Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/25/2008Rereferred from Rehabilitation and Social Services (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2008Rereferred to Commerce and Labor
02/07/2008Impact statement from DPB (SB738)
02/11/2008Continued to 2009 in Commerce and Labor (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
12/05/2008Left in Commerce and Labor

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1413.


Jane Probst writes:

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