All Information (Except Text) for H.Res.1134 - Supporting the goals and ideals of Mental Health Month.110th Congress (2007-2008)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Napolitano, Grace F. [D-CA-38] (Introduced 04/23/2008)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/14/2008 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
This bill has the status Agreed to in House
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Actions Overview (2)
|05/14/2008||Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 421 - 0 (Roll no. 312).(text: CR 5/13/2008 H3710)|
|04/23/2008||Introduced in House|
All Actions (10)
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 421 - 0 (Roll no. 312). (text: CR 5/13/2008 H3710)
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H3799-3800)
At the conclusion of debate, the chair put the question on the motion to suspend the rules. Mr. Simpson objected to the vote on the grounds that a quorum was not present. Further proceedings on the motion were postponed. The point of no quorum was withdrawn.
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H. Res. 1134.
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H3710-3712)
Mrs. Napolitano moved to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution.
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Introduced in House
|Committee / Subcommittee||Date||Activity||Reports|
|House Energy and Commerce||04/23/2008||Referred to|
|House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health||04/23/2008||Referred to|
Subject — Policy Area:
One Policy Area term, which best describes an entire measure, is assigned to every public bill or resolution.
- Access to health care
- Congressional tributes
- Federal advisory bodies
- Health education
- Medical personnel
- Mental health
- Mental health services
- Mental illness
- Presidential commissions
- Quality of life
- Special months
Latest Summary (2)
Passed House without amendment (05/14/2008)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Expresses support for: (1) the goals and ideals of Mental Health Month; and (2) the findings of the President's Commission on Mental Health that the nation's failure to prioritize mental health is a national tragedy.
Recognizes that mental well-being is as important as physical well-being for people, the economy, and the nation.
Applauds the coalescing of national and community organizations in working to promote public awareness of mental health and in providing critical information and support to the people and families affected by mental illness.
Encourages all organizations and health practitioners to use Mental Health Month as an opportunity to promote mental well-being and awareness, ensure access to appropriate services, and support overall quality of life for those with mental illness.