Congress should reauthorize the Elder Justice Act (EJA). It should fully fund the EJA and other programs that address elder abuse.
Policymakers should devise Silver Alert programs to alert the public to missing older adults with appropriate protections and limitations.
Policymakers should encourage advance care planning. This should include the creation of advance directives.
Federal policymakers should expand programs to improve guardianship. This should include monitoring programs.
Policymakers should protect and enforce the fundamental right of all people to be free from discrimination. They should enact and enforce civil rights statutes.
Legislators should enact and strengthen laws against hate crimes. These laws should be vigorously enforced.
Consumer protection and antidiscrimination laws that apply in the context of human decisions should be adapted as necessary to ensure they effectively apply to algorithmic d
The federal government should encourage the design and distribution of technological devices that assist people with disabilities in leading meaningful and independent lives
Enforcement of civil and criminal laws should not penalize people unable to pay civil or criminal fees or fines due to poverty.