HR 1037

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1037

To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the national collection of data on stillbirths in a standardized manner, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 11, 2011

Mr. KING of New York (for himself, Mr. GONZALEZ, Mr. PASTOR of Arizona, Mr. MCCAUL, Mr. ROTHMAN of New Jersey, Mr. PAULSEN, and Mr. FILNER) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce


A BILL

To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the national collection of data on stillbirths in a standardized manner, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. NATIONAL STILLBIRTH REGISTRY.

`SEC. 317U. NATIONAL STILLBIRTH REGISTRY.

SEC. 3. SENSE OF CONGRESS ON NIH FUNDING FOR STILLBIRTH RESEARCH.

SEC. 4. NATIONAL PUBLIC AWARENESS CAMPAIGN.

SEC. 5. AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS.

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