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Gun Violence Prevention Resources: A Guide

Created for the 2018 SOPHE Advocacy Summit

117th Congress

116th Congress

H.R.4573 - Gun Violence Research Act of 2017

Section 3. Research on mental health, gun violence, and how they intersect

Section 4: Report on effects of gun violence on public health
None of the funds made available in this title may be used, in whole or in part, to advocate or promote gun control. Nothing in this section shall be construed to limit funding for the conduct or support of research on mental health, gun violence, and how they intersect.

Not later than one year after the date of the enactment of this Act, and annually thereafter, the Surgeon General of the Public Health Service shall submit to Congress a report on the effects on public health, including mental health, of gun violence in the United States during the preceding year, and the status of actions taken to address such effects.

HR 5942 Health Equity and Accountability Act of 2018

To improve the health of minority individuals, and for other purposes.

H.R.3610 - Omnibus Consolidated Appropriations Act, 1997, The Dickey Amendment

Making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1997, and for other purposes.

Federal Commission on School Safety and Section 4101 of the ESEA, as amended by the ESSA (20 U.S.C. 7111)

Following legislation

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