File #: Int 0891-2024    Version: * Name: Information about the maternal mortality and morbidity review committee.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Women and Gender Equity
On agenda: 5/16/2024
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to information about the maternal mortality and morbidity review committee
Sponsors: Farah N. Louis, Lincoln Restler, Justin L. Brannan, Tiffany Cabán, Sandra Ung, Jennifer Gutiérrez, Amanda Farías, Shahana K. Hanif
Council Member Sponsors: 8
Summary: This bill would expand upon the information that the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) is required to post online, related to the maternal mortality and morbidity review committee (M3RC), created by DOHMH in December 2017. It would also require that the information be posted no later than August 1, 2022, and no later than August 1 annually thereafter.
Indexes: Report Required
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 891, 2. Int. No. 891, 3. May 16, 2024 - Stated Meeting Agenda, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 5-16-24

Int. No. 891

 

By Council Members Louis, Restler, Brannan, Cabán, Ung, Gutiérrez, Farías and Hanif


A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to information about the maternal mortality and morbidity review committee

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Subdivision c of section 17-199.3.1 of the administrative code of the city of New York, as added by local law number 188 for the year 2018, is amended to read as follows:

c. [The] No later than August 1, 2022, and no later than August 1 annually thereafter, the department shall post and update as necessary on its website a list of the disciplines represented on the committee established pursuant to this section, the names and titles of the individuals who serve on such committee, and a summary of such committee’s activities over the preceding year.

§ 2. This local law takes effect immediately.

 

 

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