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H. Rept. 117-364, Part 1: Restoring Hope for Mental Health and Well-Being Act of 2022, Report to Accompany H.R. 7666, June 13, 2022   [open pdf - 3MB]

From the Purpose and Summary: "H.R. 7666, the 'Restoring Hope for Mental Health and Well-Being Act of 2022,' amends the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize and establish certain mental health and substance use disorder programs at the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) and the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) through fiscal year 2027, for the purposes of improving Americans' mental health and addressing substance use disorders. H.R. 7666 includes provisions to support crisis care and other mental health services for a range of populations, as well as substance use disorder prevention, treatment, and recovery support services. The legislation provides increased support for youth suicide prevention, maternal mental health, and jail diversion programs. Further, the bill includes provisions to assist in addiction and overdose prevention and treatment, including expanded access to medication-assisted treatment and provider training. H.R. 7666 also facilitates further integration of mental health and primary care services, bolsters the mental health care workforce, applies mental health parity requirements to self-funded, non-governmental plans, and supports enforcement of mental health parity requirements."

Report Number:
H. Rept. 117-364, Part 1; House Report 117-364, Part 1
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Date:
2022-06-13
Copyright:
Public Domain
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U.S. Government Publishing Office: http://www.gpo.gov/
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pdf
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