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S. 2680 (114th): Mental Health Reform Act of 2016

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide comprehensive mental health reform, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Lamar Alexander

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Tennessee. Republican.

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Last Updated: Apr 26, 2016
Length: 316 pages
Introduced:

Mar 15, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

H.R. 34: 21st Century Cures Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 13, 2016. (compare text)

History

Mar 15, 2016
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Mar 16, 2016
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

S. 2680 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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