H.R.4888 - CRIB Act of 2014113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Clark, Katherine M. [D-MA-5] (Introduced 06/18/2014)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||07/09/2014 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H5882) (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4888 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (06/18/2014)
Coordinated Recovery Initiative for Babies Act of 2014 or the CRIB Act of 2014 - Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to study the treatment and surveillance of, and available information concerning, neonatal abstinence syndrome (a group of problems occurring in a newborn who was exposed to addictive drugs while in the mother's womb).
Requires the Secretary to establish an advisory panel to identify and compile best practices and to disseminate the practices, including through the public HHS website. Requires a review of the best practices at least every two years.