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      House Committee on Foreign Affairs
    IntroducedMarch 10th, 2009

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Title

Newborn, Child, and Mother Survival Act of 2009

Official Title

To provide assistance to improve the health of newborns, children, and mothers in developing countries, and for other purposes.

Summary

Newborn, Child, and Mother Survival Act of 2009 - Amends the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961 to authorize the President to furnish assistance to improve the health of newborns, children, and mothers in developing countries. Directs the President to develop a comprehensive U.S. government strategy to reduce mortality and improve the health of newborns, children, and mothers in developing countries. Establishes the Interagency Task Force on Child Survival and Maternal Health in Developing Countries.

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