Financial exploitation of adults; documentation referred to State Police, etc. (HB513)

Introduced By

Del. Kathleen Murphy (D-McLean) with support from co-patron Sen. Jennifer Boysko (D-Herndon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Financial exploitation of adults. Provides that upon receipt of a report of suspected financial exploitation of an adult 60 years old or older or incapacitated in which financial losses to such adult resulting from the exploitation are suspected to be greater than $50,000, the local department of social services or adult protective services hotline shall immediately refer the matter and all relevant documentation to both the Department of State Police and the local law-enforcement agency where the adult resides or where the alleged exploitation took place, or if these places are unknown, where the alleged exploitation was discovered, for investigation. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16103035D
01/08/2016Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/14/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee Subcommittee #2
01/14/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee #2
01/14/2016Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #2
01/26/2016Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/16/2016Left in Health, Welfare and Institutions

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB248 and HB291.