H.R. 20 (111th): Melanie Blocker Stokes Mom’s Opportunity to Access Health, Education, Research, and Support for Postpartum Depression Act

Introduced:

Jan 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on March 30, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Bobby Rush

Representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 31, 2009
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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

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History

Jan 6, 2009
 
Introduced

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Mar 4, 2009
 
Reported by Committee

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Mar 30, 2009
 
Passed House

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Details

Cosponsors
15 cosponsors (15D) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health

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Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Mar 30, 2009 7:20 p.m.
Passed 391/8

Related Bills

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S. 324 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 26, 2009

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