H.R. 894 (112th): Maternal Health Accountability Act of 2011

To amend title V of the Social Security Act to provide grants to States to establish State maternal mortality review committees on pregnancy-related deaths occurring within such States; to develop definitions of severe maternal morbidity and data collection protocols; and to eliminate disparities in maternal health outcomes.

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Overview

Introduced:

Mar 3, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 3, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Conyers Jr.

Representative for Michigan's 14th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 3, 2011
Length: 32 pages

History

Mar 3, 2011
 
Introduced

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H.R. 894 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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