Status Summary

House - 05/19/2021 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce

Legislative Session

2021

Status

In Progress

Sponsor

Roybal-Allard

This act will establish two new funding streams for midwifery education in both the Title VII Health Professions Training Programs and the Title VIII Nursing Workforce Development Programs. The bill aims to address lack of diversity in the maternity care workforce by prioritizing low-income, Latino, Black, and AAPI midwifery students.

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