H.R. 2380 (107th): Melanie Stokes Postpartum Depression Research and Care Act

Introduced:
Jun 28, 2001 (107th Congress, 2001–2002)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Bobby Rush
Representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Jun 28, 2001
Length
10 pages
 
Status

This bill was introduced on June 28, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jun 28, 2001
Referred to Committee Jun 28, 2001
 
Full Title

To provide for research on, and services for individuals with, postpartum depression and psychosis.

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Cosponsors
125 cosponsors (103D, 21R, 1I) (show)
Committees

House Energy and Commerce

Health

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6/28/2001--Introduced.
Melanie Stokes Postpartum Depression Research and Care Act - Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Director of NIH and the Director of the National Institute of Mental Health, to expand and intensify research and related activities of the Institute with respect to postpartum depression and postpartum psychosis.
Authorizes appropriations.Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Services to make grants to provide for projects for the establishment, operation, and coordination of effective and cost-efficient systems for the delivery of essential services to individuals with postpartum depression or postpartum psychosis and their families.
Authorizes appropriations.

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