H.R.5068 - Obstetric Fistula Prevention, Treatment, Hope, and Dignity Restoration Act of 2018115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Maloney, Carolyn B. [D-NY-12] (Introduced 02/16/2018)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs|
|Latest Action:||House - 02/16/2018 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5068 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/16/2018)
Obstetric Fistula Prevention, Treatment, Hope, and Dignity Restoration Act of 2018
This bill authorizes the President to: (1) provide assistance, including through international organizations, national governments, and international and local nongovernmental organizations, to address the social, structural, health, and human rights issues that lead to obstetric fistula; and (2) support treatment of obstetric fistula.
Such assistance shall promote the global Campaign to End Fistula and the International Obstetric Fistula Working Group.