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Meeting Name: Committee on Women and Gender Equity Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 12/7/2020 10:00 AM Minutes status: Draft  
Meeting location: REMOTE HEARING (VIRTUAL ROOM 2)
Jointly with the Committee on Health and the Committee on Hospitals
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T2020-6888 *   Oversight - Maternal Mortality and Morbidity in NYC.Oversight    Not available Not available
Int 2017-2020 *Carlina Rivera   Visitation policy guidelines for hospitals during public health emergencies.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (“DOHMH”) to develop voluntary guidelines for hospital visitation policies in the event of a public health emergency. Such guidelines would be distributed to hospitals in the City, posted on the DOHMH website, and submitted to the Mayor and Speaker of the Council. This bill would also require DOHMH to develop voluntary guidelines for hospital visitation policies in response to the new coronavirus disease, COVID-19, by July 1, 2020.   Not available Not available
Int 2042-2020 *Vanessa L. Gibson  Posting information about midwives online.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) to post information about licensed midwives, including the services they offer and how to find them, on the DOHMH website.   Not available Not available
Res 1239-2020 *Carlina Rivera   Making doulas more accessible to individuals with Medicaid and those without health insurance.Resolution    Not available Not available
Res 1408-2020 *Helen K. Rosenthal  Accreditation, approval, and operation of midwifery birth centers. (A.10440/S.8307)Resolution    Not available Not available
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