New Cosponsor — Jun 18, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Bill Johnson [R-OH6]
The resolution now has 87 cosponsors (65 Democrats, 22 Republicans).
May 13, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This resolution was introduced on May 13, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 18th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 13, 2013
Length: 4 pages
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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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.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.Res. 212 — 113th Congress: Expressing support for designation of May 2013 as Mental Health Month.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hres212
“H.Res. 212 — 113th Congress: Expressing support for designation of May 2013 as Mental Health Month..” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hres212>
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