To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for behavioral and mental health outreach and education strategies to reduce stigma associated with mental health among the Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander population.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Representative for California's 27th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 13, 2016
Length: 3 pages
May 13, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 13, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 13, 2016
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 17, 2016
Considered by House Committee on Rules
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
May 25, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2677.
H.R. 5234 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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