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Nomination Confirmed 69/21
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. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/s2031>
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