To support States in their work to end preventable morbidity and mortality in maternity care by using evidence-based quality improvement to protect the health of mothers during pregnancy, childbirth, and in the postpartum period and to reduce neonatal and infant mortality, to eliminate racial disparities in maternal health outcomes, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for North Carolina's 12th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 4, 2018
Length: 10 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on September 4, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 4, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 22, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2902.
H.R. 6698 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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