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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. (2016). 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. May 25, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/hr4217>
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