Summary: H.R.5707 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (05/08/2018)

Sexual Trauma Response and Treatment Act or the START Act

This bill authorizes the Department of Defense to carry out a pilot program to assess the feasibility and advisability of using intensive outpatient programs to treat members of the Armed Forces suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder resulting from military sexual trauma, including treatment for substance abuse, depression, and other issues related to such conditions.