We’re Almost Home!
The mental health reform legislation we have all worked hard on has been added to a bill—the 21st Century Cures Act—that Congress will vote on as early as this week.
To increase our excitement, language supporting CIT, mental health courts and other provisions to reduce the involvement of people with mental illness in the criminal justice system have also been added.Mental health provisions from H.R. 2646 in the final reform package can be found here. The full text of the bill Read More