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Joe Biden Signs School Suicide Prevention Bill From Gus Bilirakis, Scott Peters Into Law...

U.S. Rep. Gus Bilirakis, R-Fla., scored a win this week as President Joe Biden signed his and U.S. Rep. Scott Peters’, D-Calif., “Suicide and Threat Assessment Nationally Dedicated to Universal Prevention (STANDUP) Act” into...

Gus Bilirakis, Scott Peters Get School Suicide Prevention Bill Across the Finish Line in...

U.S. Rep. Gus Bilirakis, R-Fla., and U.S. Rep. Scott Peters, D-Calif., were able to get their “Suicide and Threat Assessment Nationally Dedicated to Universal Prevention (STANDUP) Act,” a proposal to “encourage schools to implement...
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Gus Bilirakis, Scott Peters Get School Suicide Prevention Bill Through the House

The proposal is to “encourage schools to implement evidence-based suicide prevention training for students in grades 6 through 12.”

Gus Bilirakis: Congress Needs to Pass School Suicide Prevention Bill

With Tuesday being World Teen Mental Wellness Day, Bilirakis showcased a proposal he is backing to “encourage schools to implement evidence-based suicide prevention training for students in grades 6 through 12.”

Gus Bilirakis, Scott Peters Bring Back School Suicide Prevention Bill

Peters first introduced the bill in June and the U.S. House passed the measure on a voice vote in September. However, the U.S. Senate did not clear the companion bill championed by then U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Col.

Florida Congressmen Want to Make June National Post-Traumatic Stress Injury Awareness Month

Brian Mast is the main Republican sponsor of the bill and he weighed in on the proposal on Tuesday.

Gus Bilirakis Backs Preventing Drug Shortages Act as FDA Warns About Impact of Coronavirus

With the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warning about drug shortages due to coronavirus impacting China, a congressman from the Sunshine State is backing U.S. Rep. Scott Peters’, D-Calif., “Preventing Drug Shortages Act.”
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