Mental Health Services

TopicBill numbersort iconAuthorInterest positionBecame law
Veterans Access to Community Care Act of 2015 S. 207 (114th) MoranSupportNo
A bill to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to use existing authorities to furnish health care at non-Department of Veterans Affairs facilities to veterans who live more than 40 miles driving… More
A bill to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to use existing authorities to furnish health care at non-Department of Veterans Affairs facilities to veterans who live more than 40 miles driving distance from the closest medical facility of the Department that furnishes the care sought by the veteran, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Innovation Act S. 747 (114th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to prioritize funding for an expanded and sustained national investment in basic science research. (by CRS)
Pediatric Subspecialty and Mental Health Workforce Reauthorization Act of 2013 H.R. 1827 (113th) CourtneySupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to extend through fiscal year 2018 the authorization for certain health care workforce loan repayment programs. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to extend through fiscal year 2018 the authorization for certain health care workforce loan repayment programs. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 Respecting the Scoring of Preventive Health Savings. H.R. 2663 (113th) BurgessSupportNo
To amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 respecting the scoring of preventive health savings. (by CRS)
Food and Drug Administration Safety Over Sequestration Act of 2013 H.R. 2725 (113th) LanceSupportNo
To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to exempt from sequestration certain user fees of the Food and Drug Administration. (by More
To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to exempt from sequestration certain user fees of the Food and Drug Administration. (by CRS) Hide
Behavioral Health Information Technology Act of 2013 H.R. 2957 (113th) MurphySupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act and the Social Security Act to extend health information technology assistance eligibility to behavioral health, mental health, and substance abuse… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act and the Social Security Act to extend health information technology assistance eligibility to behavioral health, mental health, and substance abuse professionals and facilities, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Telemedicine for Medicare Act of 2013 H.R. 3077 (113th) NunesSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit certain Medicare providers licensed in a State to provide telemedicine services to certain Medicare beneficiaries in a different State.… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit certain Medicare providers licensed in a State to provide telemedicine services to certain Medicare beneficiaries in a different State. (by CRS) Hide
Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act of 2013 H.R. 3102 (113th) LucasOpposeNo
To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008; and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Science Appropriations Act, 2014 H.R. 3547 (113th) SmithSupportYes
An act making consolidated appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2014, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act of 2013 H.R. 3717 (113th) MurphySupportNo
To make available needed psychiatric, psychological, and supportive services for individuals diagnosed with mental illness and families in mental health crisis, and for other purposes. (by… More
To make available needed psychiatric, psychological, and supportive services for individuals diagnosed with mental illness and families in mental health crisis, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Telehealth Modernization Act of 2013 H.R. 3750 (113th) MatsuiSupportNo
To promote the provision of telehealth by establishing a Federal standard for telehealth, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Quality Foster Care Services Act of 2014 H.R. 4016 (113th) DeLauroSupportNo
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide a standard definition of therapeutic foster care services in Medicaid. (by More
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide a standard definition of therapeutic foster care services in Medicaid. (by CRS) Hide
MEPS Act H.R. 4305 (113th) ThompsonSupportNo
To amend title 10, United States Code, to provide an individual with a mental health assessment before the individual enlists in the Armed Forces or is commissioned as an officer in the Armed Forces.… More
To amend title 10, United States Code, to provide an individual with a mental health assessment before the individual enlists in the Armed Forces or is commissioned as an officer in the Armed Forces. (by CRS) Hide
Native American Psychiatric and Mental Health Care Improvement Act H.R. 4574 (113th) BarberSupportNo
To maximize the access of individuals with mental illness to community-based services, to strengthen the impact of such services, and for other purposes. (by More
To maximize the access of individuals with mental illness to community-based services, to strengthen the impact of such services, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Student Success Act H.R. 5 (113th) KlineOpposeNo
To support State and local accountability for public education, protect State and local authority, inform parents of the performance of their children's schools, and for other purposes.… More
To support State and local accountability for public education, protect State and local authority, inform parents of the performance of their children's schools, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
End Racial Profiling Act of 2013 S. 1038 (113th) CardinSupportNo
A bill to eliminate racial profiling by law enforcement, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
A Bill to Amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 Respecting the Scoring of Preventive Health Savings. S. 1422 (113th) CardinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 respecting the scoring of preventive health savings. (by CRS)
Public Good IRA Rollover Act of 2013 S. 1772 (113th) SchumerSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand tax-free distributions from individual retirement accounts for charitable purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand tax-free distributions from individual retirement accounts for charitable purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Mental Health in Schools Act of 2013 S. 195 (113th) FrankenSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to revise and extend projects relating to children and violence to provide access to school-based comprehensive mental health programs. (by… More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to revise and extend projects relating to children and violence to provide access to school-based comprehensive mental health programs. (by CRS) Hide
Comprehensive Veterans Health and Benefits and Military Retirement Pay Restoration Act of 2014 S. 1982 (113th) SandersSupportNo
A bill to improve the provision of medical services and benefits to veterans, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Quality Foster Care Services Act of 2014 S. 1992 (113th) BaldwinSupportNo
A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide a standard definition of therapeutic foster care services in Medicaid. (by More
A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide a standard definition of therapeutic foster care services in Medicaid. (by CRS) Hide
SGR Repeal and Medicare Provider Payment Modernization Act of 2014 S. 2000 (113th) BaucusSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and improve Medicare payments for physicians and other professionals, and for other purposes.… More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and improve Medicare payments for physicians and other professionals, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
MEPS Act S. 2231 (113th) PortmanSupportNo
A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to provide an individual with a mental health assessment before the individual enlists in the Armed Forces or is commissioned as an officer in the Armed… More
A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to provide an individual with a mental health assessment before the individual enlists in the Armed Forces or is commissioned as an officer in the Armed Forces, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Viral Hepatitis and Liver Cancer Control and Prevention Act of 2011 H.R. 2954 (112th) LeeSupportNo
To improve the health of minority individuals, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Stop Online Piracy Act H.R. 3261 (112th) SmithSupportNo
To promote prosperity, creativity, entrepreneurship, and innovation by combating the theft of U.S. property, and for other purposes. (by More
To promote prosperity, creativity, entrepreneurship, and innovation by combating the theft of U.S. property, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Modernizing Our Drug & Diagnostics Evaluation and Regulatory Network Cures Act of 2011 H.R. 3497 (112th) LanceSupportNo
To promote the development of meaningful treatments for patients. (by CRS)
Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012 H.R. 4970 (112th) AdamsOpposeNo
To reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
Viral Hepatitis and Liver Cancer Control and Prevention Act of 2012 S. 2474 (112th) AkakaSupportNo
A bill to improve the health of minority individuals, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Medicare Mental Health Inpatient Equity Act S. 374 (112th) KerrySupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to eliminate the 190-day lifetime limit on inpatient psychiatric hospital services under the Medicare program. (by More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to eliminate the 190-day lifetime limit on inpatient psychiatric hospital services under the Medicare program. (by CRS) Hide
Seniors Mental Health Access Improvement Act of 2011 S. 604 (112th) WydenSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the coverage of marriage and family therapist services and mental health counselor services under part B of the Medicare program,… More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the coverage of marriage and family therapist services and mental health counselor services under part B of the Medicare program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Safe Chemicals Act of 2011 S. 847 (112th) LautenbergSupportNo
A bill to amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to ensure that risks from chemicals are adequately understood and managed, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to ensure that risks from chemicals are adequately understood and managed, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
FAA Air Transportation Modernization and Safety Improvement Act H.R. 1586 (111th) RangelSupportYes
An act to modernize the air traffic control system, improve the safety, reliability, and availability of transportation by air in the United States, provide for modernization of the air traffic… More
An act to modernize the air traffic control system, improve the safety, reliability, and availability of transportation by air in the United States, provide for modernization of the air traffic control system, reauthorize the Federal Aviation Administration, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Melanie Blocker Stokes Mom's Opportunity to Access Health, Education, Research, and Support for Postpartum Depression Act H.R. 20 (111th) RushSupportNo
To provide for research on, and services for individuals with, postpartum depression and psychosis. (by CRS)
Safe Schools Improvement Act of 2009 H.R. 2262 (111th) SánchezSupportNo
To amend the Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act to include bullying and harassment prevention programs. (by CRS)
Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2010 H.R. 3288 (111th) OlverSupportYes
Making appropriations for the Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes. (by… More
Making appropriations for the Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Veterans' Compensation Cost-Of-Living Adjustment Act of 2007 H.R. 1284 (110th) HallSupportYes
To increase, effective as of December 1, 2007, the rates of compensation for veterans with service-connected disabilities and the rates of dependency and indemnity compensation for the survivors of… More
To increase, effective as of December 1, 2007, the rates of compensation for veterans with service-connected disabilities and the rates of dependency and indemnity compensation for the survivors of certain disabled veterans. (by CRS) Hide
Lane Evans Veterans Health and Benefits Improvement Act of 2007 H.R. 1354 (110th) MoranSupportNo
To amend titles 10 and 38, United States Code, to improve benefits and services for members of the Armed Forces, veterans of the Global War on Terrorism, and other veterans, to require reports on the… More
To amend titles 10 and 38, United States Code, to improve benefits and services for members of the Armed Forces, veterans of the Global War on Terrorism, and other veterans, to require reports on the effects of the Global War on Terrorism, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Paul Wellstone Mental Health and Addiction Equity Act of 2007 H.R. 1367 (110th) KennedySupportNo
To amend section 712 of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, section 2705 of the Public Health Service Act, and section 9812 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require equity in… More
To amend section 712 of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, section 2705 of the Public Health Service Act, and section 9812 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require equity in the provision of mental health and substance-related disorder benefits under group health plans. (by CRS) Hide
Children's Health First Act H.R. 1535 (110th) DingellSupportNo
To amend titles XIX and XXI of the Social Security Act to ensure that every child in the United States has access to affordable, quality health insurance coverage, and for other purposes. (by… More
To amend titles XIX and XXI of the Social Security Act to ensure that every child in the United States has access to affordable, quality health insurance coverage, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2007 H.R. 1592 (110th) ConyersSupportNo
To provide Federal assistance to States, local jurisdictions, and Indian tribes to prosecute hate crimes, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide Federal assistance to States, local jurisdictions, and Indian tribes to prosecute hate crimes, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Telehealth and Medically Underserved and Advancement Act of 2007 H.R. 1601 (110th) JeffersonSupportNo
To facilitate the provision of telehealth services, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Community Choice Act of 2007 H.R. 1621 (110th) DavisSupportNo
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide individuals with disabilities and older Americans with equal access to community-based attendant services and supports, and for other… More
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide individuals with disabilities and older Americans with equal access to community-based attendant services and supports, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Mental Health Modernization Act of 2007 H.R. 1663 (110th) StarkSupportNo
This bill expands and improves coverage of mental health services under the Medicare Program. (by CRS)
Positive Aging Act of 2007 H.R. 1669 (110th) KennedySupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for integration of mental health services and mental health treatment outreach teams, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for integration of mental health services and mental health treatment outreach teams, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Elder Justice Act H.R. 1783 (110th) EmanuelSupportNo
To amend the Social Security Act to enhance the social security of the Nation by ensuring adequate public-private infrastructure and to resolve to prevent, detect, treat, intervene in, and prosecute… More
To amend the Social Security Act to enhance the social security of the Nation by ensuring adequate public-private infrastructure and to resolve to prevent, detect, treat, intervene in, and prosecute elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Melanie Blocker-Stokes Postpartum Depression Research and Care Act H.R. 20 (110th) RushSupportNo
To provide for research on, and services for individuals with, postpartum depression and psychosis. (by CRS)
Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 H.R. 2419 (110th) PetersonSupportYes
Farm Bill Extension Act of 2007 (by CRS)
Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2008 H.R. 2642 (110th) EdwardsSupportYes
Making appropriations for military construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes. (by More
Making appropriations for military construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008 H.R. 3074 (110th) OlverSupportNo
Making appropriations for the Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes. (by… More
Making appropriations for the Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Children's Health and Medicare Protection Act of 2007 H.R. 3162 (110th) DingellSupportNo
To amend titles XVIII, XIX, and XXI of the Social Security Act to extend and improve the children's health insurance program, to improve beneficiary protections under the Medicare, Medicaid, and… More
To amend titles XVIII, XIX, and XXI of the Social Security Act to extend and improve the children's health insurance program, to improve beneficiary protections under the Medicare, Medicaid, and the CHIP program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Mentally Ill Offender Treatment and Crime Reduction Reauthorization and Improvement Act of 2008 H.R. 3992 (110th) ScottSupportNo
To amend title I of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to provide grants for the improved mental health treatment and services provided to offenders with mental illnesses, and for… More
To amend title I of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to provide grants for the improved mental health treatment and services provided to offenders with mental illnesses, and for other purposes. (by CRS) (by CRS) Hide
Returning Servicemember VA Healthcare Insurance Act of 2007 H.R. 612 (110th) FilnerSupportNo
This bill would extend the period of eligibility for health care for combat service in the Persian Gulf War or future hostilities from two years to five years after discharge or release. (by… More
This bill would extend the period of eligibility for health care for combat service in the Persian Gulf War or future hostilities from two years to five years after discharge or release. (by CRS) Hide
Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 H.R. 6124 (110th) PetersonSupportYes
To provide for the continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for the continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Matthew Shepard Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2007 S. 1105 (110th) KennedySupportNo
A bill to provide Federal assistance to States, local jurisdictions, and Indian tribes to prosecute hate crimes, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to provide Federal assistance to States, local jurisdictions, and Indian tribes to prosecute hate crimes, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Stop Senior Suicide Act S. 1854 (110th) ReidSupportNo
This bill would amend the Social Security Act and the Public Health Service Act to improve elderly suicide early intervention and prevention strategies. (by More
This bill would amend the Social Security Act and the Public Health Service Act to improve elderly suicide early intervention and prevention strategies. (by CRS) Hide
Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2007 S. 1893 (110th) BaucusSupportNo
An original bill to amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to reauthorize the State Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes. (by More
An original bill to amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to reauthorize the State Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Indian Youth Telemental Health Demonstration Project Act of 2007 S. 322 (110th) DorganSupportNo
A bill to establish an Indian youth telemental health demonstration project. (by CRS)
Veterans' Compensation Cost-Of-Living Adjustment Act of 2007 S. 423 (110th) AkakaSupportNo
A bill to increase, effective as of December 1, 2007, the rates of compensation for veterans with service-connected disabilities and the rates of dependency and indemnity compensation for the… More
A bill to increase, effective as of December 1, 2007, the rates of compensation for veterans with service-connected disabilities and the rates of dependency and indemnity compensation for the survivors of certain disabled veterans. (by CRS) Hide
Mental Health Parity Act of 2007 S. 558 (110th) DomeniciSupportNo
A bill to provide parity between health insurance coverage of mental health benefits and benefits for medical and surgical services. (by More
A bill to provide parity between health insurance coverage of mental health benefits and benefits for medical and surgical services. (by CRS) Hide
Services for Ending Long-Term Homelessness Act S. 593 (110th) BurrSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a grant program to provide supportive services in permanent supportive housing for chronically homeless individuals, and for other purposes.… More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a grant program to provide supportive services in permanent supportive housing for chronically homeless individuals, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Traumatic Brain Injury Act of 2008 S. 793 (110th) HatchSupportYes
A bill to provide for the expansion and improvement of traumatic brain injury programs. (by CRS)
Positive Aging Act of 2007 S. 982 (110th) ClintonSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for integration of mental health services and mental health treatment outreach teams, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for integration of mental health services and mental health treatment outreach teams, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide