Senate Repeal and Replacement Bill
How will maternal and child health fare under the Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017, unveiled by the U.S. Senate last week to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act? See AMCHP's initial review of key provisions.
Congress Behind Schedule in Drafting FY 2018 Appropriations Bills
Neither the House nor Senate Labor-HSS Appropriations Subcommittees have released draft bills that are normally available at this time in the appropriations cycle. Indications are that work on draft bills may begin in late July. We are monitoring and continuing to advocate for Congress to adopt the president's recommended level of $668 million – an increase of $26.5 million over the FY 2017 level.
July All-Member Call
The next event in the All-Member National MCH Policy Call Series will take place Thursday, July 6 at 2:00 p.m. ET. Register here.