S. 2300 (113th): Jacob Sexton Military Suicide Prevention Act of 2014


May 7, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 7, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joe Donnelly

Junior Senator from Indiana



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Last Updated: May 7, 2014
Length: 13 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Defense to conduct periodic mental health assessments for members of the Armed Forces and to submit reports with respect to mental health, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/7/2014--Introduced.Jacob Sexton Military Suicide Prevention Act of 2014 - Directs the Secretary of Defense (DOD), at least once each year, to:(1) provide a person-to-person mental health assessment for each member ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 7, 2014

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2300”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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