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Apr 18, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on April 18, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for West Virginia's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 18, 2013
Length: 3 pages
To provide for a study by the Institute of Medicine on gaps in mental health services and how these gaps can increase the risk of violent acts.
4/18/2013--Introduced.Examining America's Mental Health Services Act of 2013 - Requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to enter into an agreement with the Institute of Medicine (or, if ... Read more >
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This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 826.
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