A bill 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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Nevada. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 19, 2015
Length: 5 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on November 19, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Heller Applauds House Passage of 21st Century Cures Act”
— Sen. Dean Heller [R-NV, 2011-2018] (Sponsor) on Nov 30, 2016
“Gillibrand & Heller Postpartum Depression Legislative Priority Passes Help Commitee”
— Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand [D-NY] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 16, 2016
“Heller, Gillibrand, Ayotte, and Markey Shed Light on PPD Shadow Looming Over New Mothers”
— Sen. Dean Heller [R-NV, 2011-2018] (Sponsor) on Nov 19, 2015
Nov 19, 2015
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S. 2311 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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