About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to require a program of mental health care and rehabilitation for veterans for service-related post-traumatic stress disorder, depression, anxiety disorder, or a related substance use disorder, and for other purposes.
- Summary (CRS)
1/30/2008--Introduced.Veterans Mental Health Treatment First Act - Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a program of mental health care and rehabilitation for veterans who:(1) are diagnosed by ...
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Jan 30, 2008
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2573”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2573 — 110th Congress: Veterans Mental Health Treatment First Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s2573
“S. 2573 — 110th Congress: Veterans Mental Health Treatment First Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s2573>
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