Rep. Hank Vaupel, R-Fowlerville; audio on raising awareness of behavioral health

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House Health Policy Committee Chair Rep. Hank Vaupel points to two bills reported from his committee this year, HB 4042, which allows Michigan nurses to obtain a multi-state license, and HB 4156, which amends the State Employees’ Retirement Act to allow retired mental health professionals who retired prior to October 1, 2015 to provide services without forfeiting their retirement benefits, as examples of the Legislature working to bring more focus to behavioral health issues.  HB 4042 is currently pending in the House Ways and Means Committee, while HB 4156 in under consideration in the House Appropriations Committee.