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H. Rept. 116-544: Improving Mental Health Access from the Emergency Department Act of 2020, Report to Accompany H.R. 2519, September 29, 2020   [open pdf - 308KB]

From the Purpose and Summary: "H.R. 2519, the 'Improving Mental Health Access from the Emergency Department Act of 2020', introduced by Representative Raul Ruiz (D-CA) on May 3, 2019, would authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services (the Secretary) to award grants to qualifying emergency departments for the purpose of supporting mental health services. Grant recipients must use funds to support the provision of follow-up services for individuals who present for care of acute mental health episodes, such as placement in appropriate facilities."

Report Number:
H. Rept. 116-544; House Report 116-544
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Date:
2020-09-29
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Public Domain
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U.S. Government Publishing Office: http://www.gpo.gov/
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pdf
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