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senate Bill S. 3304

No Veterans Crisis Line Call Should Go Unanswered Act

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Title

No Veterans Crisis Line Call Should Go Unanswered Act

Official Title

A bill to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to improve the Veterans Crisis Line.

Summary

No Veterans Crisis Line Call Should Go Unanswered Act This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs to develop: a quality assurance document for carrying out the toll-free Veterans Crisis Line (VCL), including at backup call centers; and a plan to ensure that each telephone call, text message, and other communication received by the VCL, including at backup call centers, is answered in a timely manner by a person, consistent with the guidance established by the American Association of Suicidology.

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      senate Committees
      Committee on Veterans' Affairs
    IntroducedSeptember 8th, 2016

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