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S. 3340 (112th): Mental Health ACCESS Act of 2012

A bill to improve and enhance the programs and activities of the Department of Defense and the Department of Veterans Affairs regarding suicide prevention and resilience and behavioral health disorders for members of the Armed Forces and veterans, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Jun 25, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

H.R. 4310: National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 2, 2013. (compare text)
Sponsor:

Patty Murray

Senator from Washington

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 25, 2012
Length: 46 pages

History

Jun 25, 2012
 
Introduced

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Sep 12, 2012
 
Ordered Reported

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S. 3340 (112th) 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 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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