Alabama Senior Services http://apr.org en Ala. Legislators Plan Bill to Curb Elder Abuse http://apr.org/post/ala-legislators-plan-bill-curb-elder-abuse <p>Two Republican legislators are planning to push legislation in the upcoming session to prevent elder abuse and increase the penalties for offenders.</p><p>Sen. Cam Ward of Alabaster and Rep. Paul DeMarco of Homewood plan to announce the legislation Monday afternoon, along with the state's director of Senior Services, Neal Morrison. . The event will be at the Heardmont Senior Center in Shelby County.</p> Mon, 10 Dec 2012 17:43:57 +0000 The Associated Press 21772 at http://apr.org Ala. Legislators Plan Bill to Curb Elder Abuse