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 Dec 2016

Mental Health Reform • We Did It!

CEL-E-BRATE GOOD TIMES… COME ON!

If you happened to listen closely enough, you might have heard our cheering just outside of DC … as the Senate passed HR 34, which includes Mental Health Reform!

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The Senate passed H.R. 34, the 21st Century Cures Act, on Dec.7th by an astounding vote of 94-5.

H.R. 34 (mental health and criminal justice reform) also includes language supporting CIT, mental health courts and investments to keep people with mental illness out of jail and in the care they need.

President Obama signed mental health reform into law Dec 13th as part of H.R. 34, the 21st Century Cures Act.

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