S. 265: Community-Based Mental Health Infrastructure Improvements Act

Introduced:
Feb 07, 2013
Status:
Referred to Committee
Prognosis
0% chance of being enacted
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Sponsor
John “Jack” Reed
Senior Senator from Rhode Island
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Feb 07, 2013
Length
9 pages
Related Bills
S. 2256 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 29, 2012

H.R. 1263 (Related)
Excellence in Mental Health Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 19, 2013

 
Status

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on February 7, 2013, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Progress
Introduced Feb 07, 2013
Referred to Committee Feb 07, 2013
Reported by Committee ...
Passed Senate ...
Passed House ...
Signed by the President ...
Prognosis

0% chance of getting past committee.
0% chance of being enacted.

Only 11% of bills made it past committee and only about 3% were enacted in 2011–2013. [show factors | methodology]

 
Full Title

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide grants for community-based mental health infrastructure improvement.

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Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committees

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

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2/7/2013--Introduced.
Community-Based Mental Health Infrastructure Improvements Act - Amends Public Health Service Act to authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to award matching grants to states or Indian tribes to expend funds for the construction or modernization of facilities used to provide community-based mental health and substance abuse services to individuals.

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