Bill Text: VA SB695 | 2020 | Regular Session | Engrossed


Bill Title: Telemarketing; financial exploitation, agency communication.

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill

Status: (Engrossed) 2020-02-25 - VOTE: Block Vote Passage (100-Y 0-N) [SB695 Detail]

Download: Virginia-2020-SB695-Engrossed.html
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SENATE BILL NO. 695
Senate Amendments in [ ] February 4, 2020
A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding in Chapter 44 of Title 59.1 a section numbered 59.1-518.01, relating to telemarketing; financial exploitation; agency communication.
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Patrons Prior to Engrossment--Senators Obenshain and Boysko
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Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
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Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1. That the Code of Virginia is amended by adding in Chapter 44 of Title 59.1 a section numbered 59.1-518.01 as follows:

§59.1-518.01. Communication with state agencies.

The Attorney General shall establish ongoing communication with the Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services [ and the Department of Social Services ] to ensure that adults, as defined in §63.2-1603, have access to information regarding the prevention of potential patterns of financial exploitation. The Attorney General shall coordinate with the Commissioner of the Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services [ and the Commissioner of Social Services ] to determine an effective and efficient manner of communicating such information, while also ensuring that confidential or privileged information is not exchanged.

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