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H.R.5996 Mental Health First Aid Higher Education Act of 2012, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Sep 26, 2012 Referred to the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Education and the Workforce - Higher Education and Workforce Training

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    • Recent Legislation « Time-4-SMILES - July 11, 2012 by time4smiles - Mental Health First Aid Higher Education Act (H.R. 5996/S.3325) which is designed to provide training in the Mental Health First Aid program for college faculty and staff personnel. Mental Health First Aid is a public education ...

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      As noted by time4smiles on July 11, 2012, "Mental Health First Aid Higher Education Act (H.R. 5996/S.3325) which is designed to provide training in the Mental Health First Aid program for college faculty and staff personnel. Mental Health First Aid is a public education ..." (/url?q=http://time4smiles.wordpress.com/2012/07/11/recent-legislation/&sa=U&ei=pzkFULG4D-LM2AX5zfHXBQ&ved=0CC0QmAEwBA&usg=AFQjCNHtr5sX3bIUDMPG_4jusCfaI8ktEw)
    • Recent Legislation « Time-4-SMILES - July 11, 2012 by time4smiles - Mental Health First Aid Higher Education Act (H.R. 5996/S.3325) which is designed to provide training in the Mental Health First Aid program for college faculty and staff personnel. Mental Health First Aid is a public education ...

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      As noted by time4smiles on July 11, 2012, "Mental Health First Aid Higher Education Act (H.R. 5996/S.3325) which is designed to provide training in the Mental Health First Aid program for college faculty and staff personnel. Mental Health First Aid is a public education ..." (/url?q=http://time4smiles.wordpress.com/2012/07/11/recent-legislation/&sa=U&ei=NOsDUPaDGsWe2AXHxumuCw&ved=0CC0QmAEwBA&usg=AFQjCNFvCFKy2_d2y5wiGiLR_gt45iC7dg)
    • Recent Legislation « Time-4-SMILES - July 11, 2012 by time4smiles - Mental Health First Aid Higher Education Act (H.R. 5996/S.3325) which is designed to provide training in the Mental Health First Aid program for college faculty and staff personnel. Mental Health First Aid is a public education ...

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      As noted by time4smiles on July 11, 2012, "Mental Health First Aid Higher Education Act (H.R. 5996/S.3325) which is designed to provide training in the Mental Health First Aid program for college faculty and staff personnel. Mental Health First Aid is a public education ..." (/url?q=http://time4smiles.wordpress.com/2012/07/11/recent-legislation/&sa=U&ei=55wCULiDKuWU2QXy3820Cw&ved=0CC0QmAEwBA&usg=AFQjCNGmVtQnBsAXjNoWtPzVWxcjNQhboA)

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    • Mental illness and stigma - July 26, 2012 by Patch - The Mental Health First Aid Higher Education Act (S. 3325/H.R. 5996), introduced by Senator Mark Begich (D-AK) and Congressman Jason Altmire (D-PA) and awaiting passage in Congress, would authorize a 5-year demonstration program to fund Mental ...

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      As noted by Patch on July 26, 2012, "The Mental Health First Aid Higher Education Act (S. 3325/H.R. 5996), introduced by Senator Mark Begich (D-AK) and Congressman Jason Altmire (D-PA) and awaiting passage in Congress, would authorize a 5-year demonstration program to fund Mental ..." (http://meriden.patch.com/blog_posts/mental-illness-and-stigma)
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