To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve access to mental health services under the Medicare program.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 13th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 1, 2017
Length: 3 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on March 1, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Oct 8, 2015
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3712 (114th).
Mar 1, 2017
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Mar 5, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1533.
H.R. 1290 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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