S. 2182 (113th): Suicide Prevention for American Veterans Act

Introduced:

Mar 27, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 27, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Walsh

Senator from Montana

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 27, 2014
Length: 13 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 5048 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jul 9, 2014

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to expand and improve care provided to veterans and members of the Armed Forces with mental health disorders or at risk of suicide, to review the terms or characterization of the discharge or separation of certain individuals from the Armed Forces, to require a pilot program on loan repayment for psychiatrists who agree to serve in the Veterans Health Administration of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 5048 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 9, 2014

H.R. 4234 (Related)
Ensuring Veterans’ Resiliency Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 13, 2014

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 2182” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Mar 27, 2014

Details

Cosponsors
15 cosponsors (13D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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