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senate Bill S. 2226

Improving Treatment for Pregnant and Postpartum Women Act of 2015

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Title

Improving Treatment for Pregnant and Postpartum Women Act of 2015

Official Title

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize the residential treatment programs for pregnant and postpartum women and to establish a pilot program to provide grants to State substance abuse agencies to promote innovative service delivery models for such women.

Summary

Improving Treatment for Pregnant and Postpartum Women Act of 2015 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to extend support for residential substance abuse treatment programs for pregnant and postpartum women through FY2020. The Center for Substance Abuse Treatment must carry out a pilot program to make grants to state substance abuse agencies to support services for pregnant and postpartum women who have a primary diagnosis of a substance use disorder.

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      senate Committees
      Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
    IntroducedNovember 3rd, 2015

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