H.R. 5234: Stop Mental Health Stigma in Our Communities Act

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.

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May 13, 2016


Referred to Committee on May 13, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on May 13, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Judy Chu

Representative for California's 27th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 13, 2016
Length: 3 pages


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May 13, 2016

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