New Cosponsor — Sep 18, 2014
New Cosponsor: Rep. Pete Gallego [D-TX23, 2013-2014]
The bill now has 85 cosponsors (79 Democrats, 6 Republicans).
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Jan 15, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on January 15, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Arizona's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 15, 2013
Length: 6 pages
To amend section 520J of the Public Health Service Act to authorize grants for mental health first aid training programs.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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. 274”). 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). H.R. 274 — 113th Congress: Mental Health First Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr274
“H.R. 274 — 113th Congress: Mental Health First Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. February 8, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr274>
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