Status Summary

03/01/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce (Updated: 3/9/21)

Legislative Session

2021

Status

In Progress

Sponsor

Rep. Watson Coleman, Bonnie

This bill aims to combat disparities in mental health treatment for Black youth. The bill authorizes $805 million in funding to support research, improve access to culturally competent providers, build outreach programs to reduce stigma, and develop a training program for providers to manage disparities.