A bill to provide for equal coverage of mental health benefits with respect to health insurance coverage unless comparable limitations are imposed on medical and surgical benefits.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for New Mexico. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 6, 2001
Length: 22 pages
Mar 15, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on August 1, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
Apr 14, 1999
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 796 (106th).
Mar 15, 2001
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Aug 1, 2001
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S. 543 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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