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2022 Senate Bill 1202: Impose licensure mandate, regulations on “freestanding birth centers”
Introduced by Sen. Erika Geiss D-Taylor on October 13, 2022
To impose a state licensure mandate and an array of new regulations on “freestanding birth centers,” defined as a facility that is not already a hospital or surgical outpatient clinic, and that provides “midwifery care, low-risk deliveries, and newborn care immediately after delivery”.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Health Policy and Human Services Committee on October 13, 2022