H.R. 5636 (111th): Community Mental Health and Addiction Safety Net Equity Act of 2010


Jun 29, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 29, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Doris Matsui

Representative for California's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 29, 2010
Length: 13 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To establish Federally Qualified Behavioral Health Centers and to require Medicaid coverage for services provided by such Centers.

Summary (CRS)

6/29/2010--Introduced.Community Mental Health and Addiction Safety Net Equity Act of 2010 - Amends the Public Health Service Act to replace community mental health centers with federally qualified behavioral health centers ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 29, 2010

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5636”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


7 cosponsors (7D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 3962 (Related)
Preservation of Access to Care for Medicare Beneficiaries and Pension Relief Act of 2010

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jun 25, 2010

H.R. 3200 (Related)
America’s Affordable Health Choices Act of 2009

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 17, 2009

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