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Blueprint Legislative Priority

Prioritize the Health and Wellbeing of Mothers Postpartum

House Bill 174 would extend Medicaid eligibility for certain new mothers for up to 12 months postpartum so they can have continuous, uninterrupted access to health care.

Review the Blueprint for Kentucky’s Children policy priority fact sheet.

Status

HB 174 is sponsored by Representative McKenzie Cantrell. It has been introduced in the House and is awaiting committee assignment.

Awaiting Committee Assignment