2018 Regular Session
|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, Monnes Anderson, Roblan (Presession filed.)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to Maternal Mortality and Morbidity Review Committee; declaring an emergency.|
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 submit second report to interim committees related to health care no later than January 1, 2022.] 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. Takes effect on 91st day following adjournment sine die.] Declares emergency, effective on passage.
|Fiscal Impact:||Fiscal Impact Issued|
|Revenue Impact:||No Revenue Impact|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||In House Committee|
|Current Committee:||Joint Committee On Ways and Means|