An Extension of FTCA Coverage for Health Center Volunteers Passes U.S. House

Last week, the House passed the bipartisan HR 7666, the Restoring Hope for Mental Health and Well-Being Act of 2022. The bill contains a five-year extension, from 2022 to 2027, of Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) coverage for Health Center Volunteer Health Professionals. HR 7666 now moves to the Senate for consideration.