US HB8107 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-1)
Status: Introduced on August 25 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-09-10 - Committee Hearings Held.
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

VA Emergency Department Safety Planning Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to report on its efforts to implement a suicide prevention program for veterans presenting to an emergency department or urgent care center of the Veterans Health Administration who are assessed to be at risk for suicide and are safe to be discharged home.

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Title

VA Emergency Department Safety Planning Act

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History

DateChamberAction
2020-09-10HouseCommittee Hearings Held.
2020-08-25HouseReferred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
2020-08-25HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SB785 (Related) 2020-09-23 - Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

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