S. 867: Law Enforcement Mental Health and Wellness Act of 2017

A bill to provide support for law enforcement agency efforts to protect the mental health and well-being of law enforcement officers, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Overview

Introduced:

Apr 6, 2017

Status:

Passed Senate on May 16, 2017

This bill passed in the Senate on May 16, 2017 and goes to the House next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Joe Donnelly

Senior Senator from Indiana

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 17, 2017
Length: 4 pages

Prognosis:

21% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Apr 6, 2017
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 16, 2017
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 867 is 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.

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