H.RES.1051: Expressing support for the designation of the week of April 11 through April 17, 2022, as the fifth annual "Black Maternal Health Week" to bring national attention to the maternal health crisis in the United States and the importance of reducing maternal

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 117th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about health
  • Introduced April 11, 2022
  • Latest Major Action April 18, 2022

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101 (All Democrats)

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This resolution recognizes that Black women are experiencing high, disproportionate rates of maternal mortality and morbidity in the United States and that Black Maternal Health Week is an opportunity to deepen the national conversation about Black maternal health.

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 18, 2022
Referred to the Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations.
April 12, 2022
Referred to the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment.
April 12, 2022
Referred to the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit.
April 12, 2022
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
April 11, 2022
Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Financial Services, Transportation and Infrastructure, Education and Labor, the Judiciary, Natural Resources, Agriculture, and Veterans' Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
April 11, 2022

Introduced in the House by Alma Adams (D-N.C.)

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