New Cosponsor — Oct 8, 2013
New Cosponsor: Sen. Robert “Rob” Portman [R-OH]
The bill now has 18 cosponsors (12 Democrats, 6 Republicans).
A bill to amend section 520J of the Public Health Service Act to authorize grants for mental health first aid training programs.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 15, 2013
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 153 — 113th Congress: Mental Health First Aid Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s153
“S. 153 — 113th Congress: Mental Health First Aid Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. June 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s153>
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