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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Aug 2, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996
This bill was introduced on August 2, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from New Mexico
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Last Updated: Aug 2, 1996
Length: 8 pages
A bill to provide health plan protections for individuals with a mental illness.
8/2/1996--Introduced.Mental Health Parity Act of 1996 - Requires a group health plan that applies an aggregate lifetime (or annual) limit for medical or surgical services, if the plan also provides ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Reintroduced Bill — Passed Senate
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 558 (110th).
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2031”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2031 — 104th Congress: Mental Health Parity Act of 1996. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/s2031
“S. 2031 — 104th Congress: Mental Health Parity Act of 1996.” www.GovTrack.us. 1996. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/s2031>
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