H.Res. 212 (113th): Expressing support for designation of May 2013 as Mental Health Month.


May 13, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on May 13, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Tim Murphy

Representative for Pennsylvania's 18th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 13, 2013
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Summary (CRS)

5/13/2013--Introduced.Expresses support for: (1) the designation of Mental Health Month, and (2) the finding of the President's Commission on Mental Health that the nation's failure to prioritize mental health is ... Read more >

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May 13, 2013

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This is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 212”). A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.


87 cosponsors (65D, 22R) (show)
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