Federal Affairs and Advocacy

AMCHP works with federal agencies, members of Congress, and partners to garner support for the Title V Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Services Block Grant and other MCH programs.  For more information on these activities, please contact any member of our Policy Team.

Federal Budget & Appropriations

Appropriations Testimony

  • March 2013: Written Statement to the U.S. House of Representatives Labor, Health and Human Services and Education Appropriations Subcommittee. Click here to download the written statement. 

Federal Regulations and Legislation

As your voice in Washington, AMCHP provides member comments, input, and feedback on federal legislation and regulations of import to state MCH programs.  Recent comments are listed below.


AMCHP provided comments to the Center's for Medicare and Medicaid Services on the 2019 Notice of Benefit and Payment Parameters (11/27/17)