H.R. 1236 (113th): To amend title 10, United States Code, to require the inclusion of a behavioral health professional on any physical evaluation board that considers issues of post-traumatic stress disorder, traumatic brain injury, or other mental health condition.

Introduced:

Mar 18, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 18, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Walter Jones Jr.

Representative for North Carolina's 3rd congressional district

Republican

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Last Updated: Mar 18, 2013
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
3/18/2013--Introduced.Requires any physical evaluation board within the Department of Defense (DOD) that will consider issues related to post-traumatic stress disorder, traumatic brain injury, or other mental health condition of a ... Read more >
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History

Introduced
Mar 18, 2013

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