H.R. 3148 (99th): Protection and Advocacy for Mentally Ill Persons Act of 1985


Jul 31, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 31, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Henry Waxman
Representative for California's 24th congressional district

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to assist the States to establish and operate protection and advocacy systems for mentally ill persons.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 3492 (Related)
Protection and Advocacy for Mentally Ill Individuals Act of 1985

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Oct 29, 1985

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Jul 31, 1985


3 cosponsors (3D) (show)
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