|Series||Report / 97th Congress, 1st session, House of Representatives -- no. 97-386.|
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Older Americans Act Amendments of - Revises the Older Americans Act of ("the Act") and other specified Acts. Amends title I of the Act (Declaration of Objectives and Definitions) to add education and training opportunities for older persons as objectives of the Act. The Older Americans Act of (Pub.L. 89–73, 79 Stat. ) was the first federal level initiative aimed at providing comprehensive services for older created the National Aging Network comprising the Administration on Aging on the federal level, State Units on Aging at the state level, and Area Agencies on Aging at the local level. Enacted by: the 89th United States Congress. Shown Here: Introduced in House (04/28/) Comprehensive Older Americans Act Amendments of - Amends the Older Americans Act of to add to the declaration of objectives: (1) full supportive (as well as restorative) services, including assistance in avoiding institutionalization, with maximum independence for those who do require institutional care; (2) maximum opportunity to select. Older Americans Act Amendments provided grants for model demonstration projects, Foster Grandparents, and Retired Senior Volunteer Programs. Second White House Conference on Aging held in Washington, D.C. A new Title VII is created under the Older Americans Act authorizing funds for a national nutrition program for the elderly.
The Older Americans Act (OAA) funds critical services that keep older adults healthy and independent—services like meals, job training, senior centers, health promotion, benefits enrollment, caregiver support, transportation, and more. Nearly five years after it expired, legislation to reauthorize the Act was passed by Congress with unanimous, bipartisan support. Aug 8, H.R. (98th). A bill to amend the Older Americans Act of to authorize appropriations for fiscal years , , and , and for other purposes. In , a database of bills in the U.S. Congress. Older Americans Act Amendments of - Amends the Older Americans Act of to increase to cents the level of assistance per meal under the surplus commodities program. Directs that, whenever appropriations for a fiscal year appear insufficient to pay the cents per meal level, the Secretary of Agriculture shall notify the State, at. An Act To amend the Older Americans Act of to authorize appropriations for fiscal years through , and for other purposes. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE; TABLE OF CONTENTS. (a) SHORT TITLE.—This Act may be cited as the.
History of the Older Americans Act Chronological Evolution of National Older American Act Programs Social Security Amendments lowered the retirement age for men from 65 to 62, liberalized the retirement test, and increased their minimum Third White House Conference on Aging was Size: 41KB. The Older Americans Amendments of (Pub.L. 94–) is an Act of the 94th U.S. Congress amending the Older Americans Act of This Act prohibits discrimination based on age in programs or activities that receive federal financial assistance, for instance, financial assistance to schools and colleges, provided by the U.S. Department of Education. OLDER AMERICANS ACT AMENDMENTS OF A SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS Public Law I. INTRODUCTION A. OVERVIEW Authorizations of appropriations for the Older Americans Act of , as amended, expired at the end of fiscal year Public Law , the Older Americans Act Amendments of , pro-. The Older Americans Act (OAA) was passed in as part of President Johnson’s “Great Society” initiative with the goal of supporting older Americans to live at home and in the community with dignity and independence for as long as possible. For five decades, the OAA has been the foundation upon which the federal, state and local.