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No Veterans Crisis Line Call Should Go Unanswered Act
A bill to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to improve the Veterans Crisis Line.
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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Committee on Veterans' AffairsIntroducedSeptember 8th, 2016
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