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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2583 192nd (2021 - 2022)

An Act relative to expanding equitable access to maternal postpartum care

Senate, November 17, 2021 -- The committee on Health Care Financing, to whom was referred the petitions (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 738) of Joseph A. Boncore for legislation to protect pregnant and postpartum patients; (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 799) of Joan B. Lovely, Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr., James J. O'Day, Jack Patrick Lewis and other members of the General Court for legislation to expand equitable access to maternal postpartum care; and (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1297) of Liz Miranda and others for legislation to extend MassHealth standard coverage to pregnant and postpartum residents of the Commonwealth, reports the accompanying bill (Senate, No. 2583).

Bill Information

Joint Committee on Health Care Financing

Bill History

Displaying 8 actions for Bill S.2583
Date Branch Action
11/17/2021 Senate Reported from the committee on Health Care Financing
11/17/2021 Senate New draft of S738, S799 and H1297
11/17/2021 Senate Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on Senate Ways and Means
2/28/2022 Senate Committee recommended ought to pass with an amendment, substituting therefor a new draft, see S2731
2/28/2022 Senate Order relative to subject matter adopted
2/28/2022 Senate Placed in the Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 3, 2022
3/3/2022 Senate Read second
3/3/2022 Senate New draft substituted, see S2731

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