Enacted — Signed by the President — Jun 29, 2015
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Explanation: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 29, 2015.
Sep 26, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996
This bill was introduced on September 26, 1996, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Colorado's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 26, 1996
Length: 62 pages
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.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4217 — 104th Congress: Safe Motherhood Act of 1996. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/hr4217
“H.R. 4217 — 104th Congress: Safe Motherhood Act of 1996.” www.GovTrack.us. 1996. July 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/hr4217>
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