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S. 1585: Improving Mental Health Access for Students Act

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A bill to add suicide prevention resources to school identification cards.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

John Kennedy

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Louisiana. Republican.

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Last Updated: May 12, 2021
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
May 12, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Passed Senate (House next) on May 12, 2021

This bill passed in the Senate on May 12, 2021 and goes to the House next for consideration.

Cosponsors

1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)

Prognosis
77% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

May 12, 2021
 
Introduced

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

May 12, 2021
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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

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Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 1585 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1585. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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