H.R. 975 (113th): Servicemember Mental Health Review Act

Introduced:

Mar 5, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 5, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Timothy Walz

Representative for Minnesota's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 5, 2013
Length: 11 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 10, United States Code, to extend the duration of the Physical Disability Board of Review and to expand the authority of such Board to review the separation of members of the Armed Forces on the basis of a mental condition not amounting to disability, including separation on the basis of a personality or adjustment disorder.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 6574 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 12, 2012

S. 628 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 20, 2013

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History

Introduced
Mar 5, 2013

Details

Cosponsors
54 cosponsors (42D, 12R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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