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Category: General News
Access To Health Records For People With Mental Health Issues For Gun Screening
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration has begun a process to remove barriers from health privacy laws that prevent the reporting of people with mental health problems to the background check system for gun purchases. They action comes after the Senate blocked an effort to expand background checks. Not all states are providing mental health data due to privacy requirements.