H.R. 5648: Mental Health Care Provider Retention Act of 2016

Introduced:

Jul 6, 2016

Status:

Referred to Committee on Jul 6, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on July 6, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Beto O'Rourke

Representative for Texas's 16th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 6, 2016
Length: 4 pages

Prognosis:

0% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize an individual who is transitioning from receiving treatment furnished by the Secretary of Defense to treatment furnished by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to continue receiving treatment from such individual's mental health care provider of the Department of Defense, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

History

Jul 6, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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