(Pub. L. 89–554, Sept. 6, 1966, 80 Stat. 603; Pub. L. 101–508, title VII, § 7002(f)(1),Nov. 5, 1990, 104 Stat. 1388–330; Pub. L. 102–378, § 2(76),Oct. 2, 1992, 106 Stat. 1355; Pub. L. 103–66, title XI, § 11003(a),Aug. 10, 1993, 107 Stat. 409.)
Historical and Revision Notes
|| U.S. Code
|| Revised Statutes and Statutes at Large
||5 U.S.C. 3004.
||Sept. 28, 1959, Pub. L. 86–382, § 5, 73 Stat. 712.
Standard changes are made to conform with the definitions applicable and the style of this title as outlined in the preface to the report.
References in Text
The Social Security Act, referred to in subsec. (b)(1), is act Aug. 14, 1935, ch. 531, 49 Stat. 620
, as amended. Title XVIII of the Act is classified generally to subchapter XVIII (§ 1395 et seq.) of chapter
, The Public Health and Welfare. Parts A and B of title XVIII of the Act are classified generally to part A (§ 1395c et seq.) and part B (§ 1395j et seq.), respectively, of subchapter
. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see section
1993—Subsec. (b)(1). Pub. L. 103–66
, § 11003(a)(1), designated existing provisions as subpar. (A) and added subpars. (B) and (C).
Subsec. (b)(3)(B). Pub. L. 103–66
, § 11003(a)(2), inserted cl. (i) designation and added cl. (ii).
Subsec. (b)(4). Pub. L. 103–66
, § 11003(a)(3), added par. (4).
1992—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 102–378
substituted “this subsection” for “this section” in pars. (3) and (4) and in last sentence.
1990—Pub. L. 101–508
designated existing provisions as subsec. (a) and added subsec. (b).
Effective Date of 1993 Amendment
Section 11003(b) ofPub. L. 103–66
provided that: “The amendments made by subsection (a) [amending this section] shall apply with respect to contract years beginning on or after January 1, 1995.”
Effective Date of 1990 Amendment
Section 7002(f)(2) ofPub. L. 101–508
provided that: “The amendments made by this subsection [amending this section] shall apply with respect to contract years beginning on or after January 1, 1992.”
Mental Health, Alcoholism, and Drug Addiction Benefits; Congressional Findings; Sense of Congress
Pub. L. 99–251
, title I, § 107,Feb. 27, 1986, 100 Stat. 16
, provided that:
“(a) Findings.—The Congress finds that—
“(1) the treatment of mental illness, alcoholism, and drug addiction are basic health care services which are needed by approximately 40,000,000 Americans each year;
“(2) treatment of mental illness, alcoholism, and drug addiction is increasingly successful;
“(3) timely and appropriate treatment of mental illness, alcoholism, and drug addiction is cost effective in terms of restored productivity, reduced utilization of other health services, and reduced social dependence; and
“(4) mental illness is a problem of grave concern to the people of the United States and is widely but unnecessarily feared and misunderstood.
“(b) Sense of the Congress.—It is the sense of the Congress—
“(1) that participants in the Federal employees health benefits program should receive adequate benefits coverage for treatment of mental illness, alcoholism, and drug addiction; and
“(2) that the Office of Personnel Management should encourage participating health benefits plans to provide adequate benefits relating to treatment of mental illness, alcoholism, and drug addiction (including benefits relating to coverage for inpatient and outpatient treatment and catastrophic protection benefits).”