H. R. 2645, Newborn Care Improvement Act of 2019.

Summary: To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the care provided by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to newborn children. (Cosponsors Bipartisan)

ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION:  Representative Craig Cosponsored the bill on 10/22/19.

STATUS: Introduced 5/09/19 by Rep. Lee, Susie [D-NV-3].


  • “Our women veterans deserve the best health care and maternal care for them and their families,” said Lee.“Starting a family can be an overwhelming time for anyone, making it even more important to ensure our veterans have the resources and time they need to get the best maternal care. I’m proud to team up with Rep. Collins–who has been a leader on this issue for years, Rep. Houlahan, and Rep. Walorski to work across the aisle and introduce the Newborn Care Improvement Act and help improve the lives of our brave veterans and their families.” (Source: Rep. Lee, Press Release, 5/09/19)


  • Link to the text of the bill.
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