Status Summary

02/22/2021 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (Updated: 3/9/21)

Legislative Session



In Progress


Sen. Smith, Tina

This bill will establish a grant program to promote representative engagement for Maternal Mortality Review Committees, commission a compregensive study to understand the scope of the Native American maternal health crisis, provide funding to establish the first tribal Maternal Mortality Review Committee, conduct a comprehensive review of maternal health data collection, and invest in maternal health research at minority-serving institutions.