HB 345

  • Delaware House Bill
  • 151st General Assembly (2021-2022)
  • Introduced in House May 19, 2022
  • House
  • Senate
  • Governor

An Act To Amend Title 11 Of The Delaware Code Relating To Medical Care.

Abstract

This Act ensures pregnant women and women who have given birth within the past six weeks who are subject to the custody of the Department of Corrections at Level IV or V have access to midwifery and doula services by requiring the Department to make reasonable accommodations for provision of available midwifery or doula services. This Act requires the Department to establish and provide midwifery services subject to the availability of funds designated for that purpose. This Act also requires the Department to provide written notice to pregnant and postpartum women subject to the custody of the Department at Level IV or V of the availability of midwifery and doula services.

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May 19, 2022

House

Assigned to Appropriations Committee in House

  • Introduction
  • Referral-Committee
Appropriations

May 18, 2022

House

Reported Out of Committee (Health & Human Development) in House with 7 Favorable, 5 On Its Merits

  • Committee-Passage
  • Committee-Passage-Favorable
Health & Human Development

Mar 16, 2022

House

Introduced and Assigned to Health & Human Development Committee in House

  • Introduction
  • Referral-Committee
Health & Human Development

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