Assembly Women and Children

The Assembly Women and Children Committee handles issues concerning the status of women and families and the welfare of children.
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**MEDIA ADVISORY - Tuesday, Jan. 22***
Assembly Committees to Hold Joint Hearing
to Discuss 14-bill Maternal Health Package

Bills Aim to Address Disparities in Maternal Mortality Rates Between African-American and White Women

In a collaborative effort to raise awareness, provide education and offer evidence-based solutions for a growing problem in our communities—maternal deaths—the Assembly Health and Senior Services, and Women and Children Committees will hold a joint hearing to discuss a 14-bill maternal health package that was introduced Thursday.

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