H.R.1318: Preventing Maternal Deaths Act of 2018

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about health
  • Introduced March 2, 2017
  • Latest Major Action Dec. 21, 2018

Bill Cosponsors

192 (141 Democrats, 51 Republicans)

Bill Summary

Preventing Maternal Deaths Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to establish a program under which HHS may make grants to states for the purpose of: (1) reviewing pregnancy-related and pregnancy-associated deaths (maternal deaths); (2) establishing and sustaining a maternal mortality review committee to review relevant information; (3) ensuring that the state department of health develops a plan for...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There are 12 statements associated with H.R.1318.

Bill Actions

Date Description
Dec. 19, 2018
Presented to President.
Dec. 17, 2018
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
Dec. 13, 2018

Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7622)

Dec. 13, 2018

Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.

Dec. 12, 2018
Received in the Senate.
Dec. 12, 2018
Received in the Senate, read twice.
Dec. 11, 2018

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H10058-10060)

Dec. 11, 2018
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H10058-10061)
Dec. 11, 2018
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Dec. 11, 2018
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
Dec. 11, 2018
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1318.
Dec. 11, 2018
Considered under suspension of the rules.
Dec. 11, 2018
Mr. Burgess moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
Dec. 11, 2018
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H10058-10061; text: CR H10058-10060)
March 17, 2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
March 2, 2017
Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
March 2, 2017

Introduced in the House by Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-Wash.)

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