House To Vote On Long-Delayed Mental Health Reform Measure Next Month

The Hill (6/22, Sullivan) reports that on June 22, the office of House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) announced that “the House will vote on a long-delayed mental health reform bill in July,” HR 2646, the Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act, sponsored by Rep. Tim Murphy (R-PA). The vote comes “as the Senate is also looking for a path forward on a similar mental health bill from” Sens. Bill Cassidy (R-LA) and Chris Murphy (D-CT).

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— “House to vote on long-delayed mental health bill in July,” Peter Sullivan, The Hill, June 22, 2016.

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