New Cosponsor — Sep 19, 2012
New Cosponsor: Sen. Scott Brown [R-MA, 2010-2012]
The bill now has 3 cosponsors (2 Democrats, 1 Republican).
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A bill to authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Administrator of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, in coordination with the Secretary of Education, to carry out a 5-year demonstration program to fund mental health first aid training programs at 10 institutions of higher education to improve student mental health.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3325”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 3325 — 112th Congress: Mental Health First Aid Higher Education Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s3325
“S. 3325 — 112th Congress: Mental Health First Aid Higher Education Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s3325>
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