Status Summary

House - 05/20/2021 Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, the Committees on Ways and Means, and Education and Labor (updated 9/12/2021)

Legislative Session



In Progress


Rep. Kelly, Robin L.

This act would standardize maternal mortality and morbidity data collection across states, empower the CDC to provide technical guidance and publish best maternal mortality and morbidity prevent practices, authorize evidence-based national obstetric emergency protocol and best practices to save mothers' lives, expand postpartum Medicaid coverage through one year after giving birth, and ensure improved access to culturally competent care, training, and workforce practices.