H.R. 4217 (104th): Safe Motherhood Act of 1996

Introduced:

Sep 26, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 26, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Patricia Schroeder

Representative for Colorado's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 26, 1996
Length: 62 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To promote safer motherhood through improved surveillance and research on pregnancy outcomes through health professional and public education regarding pregnancy-related morbidity and mortality, through increased public education concerning folic acid supplements, through requiring health plan coverage of minimum hospital stays for childbirth, and through establishment of quality standards for facilities performing ultrasound procedures.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Sep 26, 1996
 
Introduced

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