Status Summary

Passed House 5/12/21. Senate - 05/13/2021 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (Updated 5/25/21)

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.