Senate Panels Gear Up To Unveil Mental Health Bills This Summer

By Dorothy Mills-Gregg / March 25, 2022 at 5:08 PM
Building the mental health care workforce and integrating behavioral health specialists into community settings are common goals included in the separate, bipartisan legislative packages that the Senate health committee and Senate Finance Committee hope to unveil this summer. The House has yet to announce its plans for crafting bills to address the country’s mental health and substance use disorder crisis, but a House Ways & Means Committee aid said lawmakers are using information gleamed from recent hearings to develop policy...

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