Summary: H.R.1205 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House (05/12/2021)

Improving Mental Health Access from the Emergency Department Act of 2021

This bill authorizes a grant program for emergency departments to increase access to follow-up psychiatric services for individuals who present for care of acute mental-health episodes. The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration may award these grants.