To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage under the Medicare program of certain mental health telehealth services.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Washington's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 15, 2019
Length: 4 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on February 15, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Congresswoman Craig Fights to Expand Rural Mental Health Resources”
— Rep. Angie Craig [D-MN2] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 26, 2019
Sep 12, 2018
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6781 (115th).
Feb 15, 2019
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H.R. 1301 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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