Senate adopted the Mental Health Awareness and Improvement amendment (S. 689) to the gun policy bill (S 649) that would reauthorize various Health and Human Services mental-health programs. Tom Harkin, D-IA, and Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn. , the chairman and ranking member, respectively, of the Health, Education, Labor and Pensions panel, offered the proposal. It was adopted 95-2 under a 60-vote threshold vote.
Mental Health Awareness and Improvement Act of 2013
April 27, 2013 by Leave a Comment