S. 558 (110th): Mental Health Parity Act of 2007

Introduced:

Feb 12, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
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.

Sponsor:

Pete Domenici

Senator from New Mexico

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 19, 2007
Length: 22 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide parity between health insurance coverage of mental health benefits and benefits for medical and surgical services.

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History

Feb 12, 2007
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Feb 14, 2007
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Sep 18, 2007
 
Passed Senate

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.

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