New Cosponsor — Sep 18, 2014
New Cosponsor: Rep. Pete Gallego [D-TX23, 2013-2014]
The bill now has 85 cosponsors (79 Democrats, 6 Republicans).
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.
1/15/2013--Introduced.Mental Health First Act of 2013 - Amends the Public Health Service Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS), acting through the Administrator of the Substance ... Read more >
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. (2015). 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. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr274>
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