To amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Administrator of the Health Resources and Services Administration, to make grants to States for screening and treatment for maternal depression.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 5th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 28, 2015
Length: 5 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on July 28, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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88 Cosponsors (67 Democrats, 21 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Costello and Clark Introduce H.R. 3235: the Bringing Postpartum Depression Out of the Shadows Act”
— Rep. Ryan Costello [R-PA6, 2015-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 28, 2015
Jul 28, 2015
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H.R. 3235 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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