Status Summary

Senate - 04/27/2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (Updated 5/11/21)

Legislative Session



In Progress


Sen. Kennedy, John

This act would allow state and local education agencies to use Title IV funds authorized under the "Every Student Succeeds Act" to invest in new and existing mental health resources, including identifying and disseminating best practices for mental health first aid, emergency planning, and coordination between mental health agencies, schools, and other relevant organizations.