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


Jun 28, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

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


Bobby Rush

Representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 28, 2001
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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

Summary (CRS)

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 ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 28, 2001

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2380”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


125 cosponsors (103D, 21R, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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