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2018 Regular Session
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At the request of:
Chief Sponsors: Representative Keny-Guyer, Senator Steiner Hayward, Representative Bynum, Senator Frederick
Regular Sponsors: Representative Alonso Leon, Hayden, Hernandez, Malstrom, Marsh, Noble, Parrish, Power, Salinas, Sanchez, Smith DB, Senator Dembrow, Johnson, Monnes Anderson, Roblan, Wagner (Presession filed.)
Bill Title: Relating to Maternal Mortality and Morbidity Review Committee; and declaring an emergency.
Catchline/Summary: Establishes Maternal Mortality and Morbidity Review Committee to conduct studies and reviews of incidence of maternal mortality and severe maternal morbidity.
Provides that information obtained, created or maintained by committee is confidential and exempt from disclosure as public record and inadmissible as evidence in judicial, administrative, arbitration or mediation proceeding. Requires committee to submit biennial report relating to maternal mortality to interim committees related to health care. Requires committee to submit first biennial report no later than January 1, 2021. Requires each biennial report submitted after January 2, 2021, to include information relating to severe maternal morbidity. Requires committee to submit progress report to interim committees related to health care no later than January 1, 2019. Requires committee to perform studies and reviews of incidence of maternal mortality no later than July 1, 2019. Requires committee to commence studies and reviews of incidence of severe maternal morbidity no later than July 1, 2021. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
Chapter Number: Chapter 63
Fiscal Impact: Fiscal Impact Issued
Revenue Impact: No Revenue Impact
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