Senate Bill 4472
117th Congress(2021-2022)
Health Care Capacity for Pediatric Mental Health Act of 2022
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Jun 23, 2022
Overview
Text
Introduced
Jun 23, 2022
Latest Action
Jun 23, 2022
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
4472
Congress
117
Policy Area
Health
Health
Primary focus of measure is science or practice of the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease; health services administration and funding, including such programs as Medicare and Medicaid; health personnel and medical education; drug use and safety; health care coverage and insurance; health facilities. Measures concerning controlled substances and drug trafficking may fall under Crime and Law Enforcement policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Pennsylvania
Louisiana
Senate Votes (0)
House Votes (0)
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

Health Care Capacity for Pediatric Mental Health Act of 2022

This bill establishes programs to support the provision of pediatric mental, emotional, behavioral, and substance use disorder services, particularly in underserved and other high-need areas.

The Health Resources and Services Administration must award funding to children's hospitals and other facilities that provide such pediatric services for

  • integrating and coordinating the provision of services to meet community needs,
  • workforce training, and
  • constructing new sites of care or otherwise expanding capacity at existing sites to provide services.
Text (1)
Actions (2)
06/23/2022
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
06/23/2022
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Record Created
Jun 24, 2022 4:27:16 AM
Record Updated
Sep 29, 2022 3:56:20 AM