A bill to provide parity between health insurance coverage of mental health benefits and benefits for medical and surgical services.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Senator for New Mexico. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 19, 2007
Length: 22 pages
Feb 12, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on September 18, 2007 but was never passed by the House.
Aug 2, 1996
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2031 (104th).
Feb 12, 2007
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Feb 14, 2007
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Sep 18, 2007
Passed Senate (House next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
S. 558 (110th) 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 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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