Federal - HR 3192

A bill to amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to ensure access to mental health services for children under the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes.

Introduced

July 12, 2017

Description

A bill to amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to ensure access to mental health services for children under the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes.

Our Position

Support

Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 22

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  • June 20, 2018 — Received in the Senate and referred to the Senate Finance Committee. Congressional Record p. S4280

  • June 19, 2018 — Measure, as amended, passed in the House by voice vote, under suspension of the rules (two-thirds vote required). Congressional Record p. H5233

  • June 19, 2018 — Walden, R-Ore., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended, agreed to by voice vote. Congressional Record p. H5231-H5233

  • June 12, 2018 — Reported to the House amended by the House Energy and Commerce Committee and placed on the Union Calendar. H Rept 115-734Congressional Record p. H5092

  • June 8, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Mitchell, (R-Mich.)
  • May 24, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Walden, (R-Ore.)
  • May 18, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Blackburn, M. (R-Tenn.)
  • May 17, 2018 — Full committee consideration and markup held by the House Energy and Commerce Committee.

    May 17, 2018 — Committee Vote: CHIP Mental Health Parity — Substance Use
    Joseph P. Kennedy, D-Mass. —

    Amendment that would expand coverage to substance use disorder in addition to mental health services. It also would expand coverage to pregnant women and children.

    Amendment that would expand coverage to substance use disorder in addition to mental health services. It also would expand coverage to pregnant women and children.

    Adopted by voice vote.

    May 17, 2018 — Committee Vote: CHIP Mental Health Parity — Vote to Report

    Require all Children's Health Insurance Plans to cover treatment of mental illness and substance use disorders. It would specify that the provisions would take effect on Oct. 1, 2017. As amended, it would expand coverage to substance use disorder in addition to mental health services. It also would expand coverage to pregnant women and children.

    Require all Children's Health Insurance Plans to cover treatment of mental illness and substance use disorders. It would specify that the provisions would take effect on Oct. 1, 2017. As amended, it would expand coverage to substance use disorder in addition to mental health services. It also would expand coverage to pregnant women and children.

    Ordered reported favorably to the full House (as amended) by voice vote.
  • April 25, 2018 — Subcommittee consideration and markup held by the House Energy and Commerce Committee, Subcommittee on Health.

    April 25, 2018 — Subcommittee Vote: CHIP Mental Health Parity — Vote to Approve

    Require all Children's Health Insurance Plans to cover treatment of mental illness and substance use disorders. It would specify that the provisions would take effect on Oct. 1, 2017.

    Require all Children's Health Insurance Plans to cover treatment of mental illness and substance use disorders. It would specify that the provisions would take effect on Oct. 1, 2017.

    Approved for full committee consideration by voice vote.
  • April 25, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Shea-Porter, (D-N.H.)
  • April 17, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Maloney, S.P. (D-N.Y.)
  • March 20, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    DeSaulnier, (D-Calif.)
  • March 14, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Lance, (R-N.J.)Ryan, T. (D-Ohio)
  • Oct. 5, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Soto, (D-Fla.)
  • Sept. 28, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Tsongas, (D-Mass.)
  • Sept. 13, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Meehan, (R-Pa.)
  • Sept. 8, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Clark, K. (D-Mass.)
  • Sept. 1, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 8

    Barragan, (D-Calif.)Khanna, (D-Calif.)Rush, (D-Ill.)
    Cohen, (D-Tenn.)Lujan, B.R. (D-N.M.)Tonko, (D-N.Y.)
    Engel, (D-N.Y.)Matsui, (D-Calif.)
  • July 20, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Kelly, R. (D-Ill.)
  • July 12, 2017 — Original cosponsor(s): 1

    Napolitano, (D-Calif.)
  • July 12, 2017 — Read twice and referred to: House Energy and Commerce.Congressional Record p. H5758

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