Last year the Silver Alert Act, including Kristen's Act Reauthorization passed the in the House of Representatives by unanimous voice vote. Unfortunately, the bill stalled in the US Senate and died there at the end of the year. Senator Kohl has promised to reintroduce the bill in the US Senate this year and Representative Doggett has promised to reintroduce the bill in the House of Representatives.
This bill establishes a nationwide silver alert network for endangered missing adults and reauthorizes Kristen's Act which authorizes funding in the amount of four million dollars per year for a national missing adults program. Kristen's Act has historically been the primary funding source for Let's Bring Them Home's missing adults program - formerly known as The National Center for Missing Adults.
The President of the United States
The U.S. Senate
The U.S. House of Representatives
Imagine your daughter went missing. Where would you turn? This depends on an arbitrary date. At age 17 and 364 days, the resources you have are tremendous. However, one day later, your child is an adult and America is not set up to look for 18 year old victims. The same is true for the elderly, a person with dementia will likely die of exposure before a missing persons case is opened because...
Jessica Nyquist COLTON, OR
nannette perkins TOOELE, UT
Keith Ohler BOULDER, CO, UM
Dara Selen MANCHESTER, CT
Garry Lough WYLIE, TX
richard collins MAYNARD, MA
nancy sands BROOKLYN, NY
Lana La Fata FLORISSANT, MO
Trevor Hansen OSWEGO, NY
Margaret Rigsby HAZEL GREEN, AL
Reasons for signing
Dave & Cheryl Gottschall WASHINGTON, IN about 1 year ago Liked 0
I just couldn't even begin to imagine what people of missing loved ones go through...Signing this petition is the least I could do to help.
Finding the Missing CORAL, FL about 1 year ago Liked 0
We need to take more drastic measures than Passing laws IF you really want to stop these crimes see the petition to get this done http://www.change.org/petitions/petition-please-sign-to-help-find-missing-children-women-and-men-quickly-reduce-other-crime-using-existing-nasa-technology THEN Share it on Face Book and tweet it too
We can save victims and Spare millions of families the pain of dealing with a missing loved one in the future IS THAT enough of an incentive for you to educate yourself about our effort ?
Congressman Stephen Lynch's D MA - Neice went missing and he did not even bother to our request to help adapt existing N.A.S.A. and Military Technology to find the Missing Quickly
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Tamara Jacques ATLANTA, GA about 1 year ago Liked 0
I am a birthmom , so I know the pain of missing someone. I wish to encourage any effort to reunite family members!
Fran Dresbach ANDOVER, MN about 1 year ago Liked 0
Families deserve the support to locate their loved ones
Melda Brown SUTTON, WV about 1 year ago Liked 0
more women in the state of WV are being abducted with cases going cold
Patty Keaton Parks
This petition closed about 2 years ago
We should never have to give up and just except that someone is gone and nothing can be done...