Saturday, May 19, 2007

U.S. House Rep. Files Federal Bill to Ban Funding on Mental Screening

Yesterday, U.S. House Rep. Ron Paul introduced a federal legislative
bill - H.R.2387. You can find it here: http://thomas.loc.gov

Look
for "Paul, Ron" under "Browse Bills by Sponsor ".

The title is: "To prohibit the use of Federal funds for any universal
or mandatory mental health screening program".

The full text of the bill is not available online yet but it already has
12 co-sponsors as listed below.

Rep Bartlett, Roscoe G. Maryland
Rep Burton, Dan Indiana
Rep Everett, Terry Alabama
Rep Hunter, Duncan California
Rep Miller, Jeff Florida
Rep Simpson, Michael K. Idaho
Rep Blackburn, Marsha Tennessee
Rep Doolittle, John T. California
Rep Hensarling, Jeb Texas
Rep McCotter, Thaddeus G. Michigan
Rep Neugebauer, Randy Texas
Rep Tancredo, Thomas G. Colorado

You can find your own U.S. House Rep here:
http://www.house.gov/writerep/

Stay tuned for the full text of the bill which should be available this
coming week!

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