State Advocacy Platforms

March for Moms prioritized three state specific topics as part of the 2018 state advocacy effort. The state legislative agenda includes Maternal Mortality Review Committees, Paid Family Leave, and Perinatal Mental Health Programs. The interactive map will provide you with information about your state’s status in regard to existence of a committee to review maternal deaths, a program to address maternal mental health, and if your state provides paid family leave.

March for Moms prioritized three state specific topics as part of the 2018 state advocacy effort. The state legislative agenda includes Maternal Mortality Review Committees, Paid Family Leave, and Perinatal Mental Health Programs. Each state below will provide you with information about your state’s status in regard to existence of a committee to review maternal deaths, a program to address maternal mental health, and if your state provides paid family leave.

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Maternal Mortality Review

Perinatal Mental Health

Paid Leave

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Alabama, AL

No legislation passed – yet!

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Alaska, AK

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

Review to Action, Alaska

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Arizona, AZ

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

Review to Action, Arizona

Perinatal Mental Health Program

2020mom, Arizona

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Arkansas, AR

No legislation passed – yet!

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California, CA

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

Association of Maternal & Child Health Programs, California

Paid Family Leave

National Partnership, California

Perinatal Mental Health Program

2020mom, California

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Colorado, CO

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

Review to Action, Colorado

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Connecticut, CT

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Delaware, DE

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

Review to Action, Delaware

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District of Columbia, DC

Paid Family Leave

National Partnership (PDF)

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Florida, FL

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

Review to Action, Florida

Perinatal Metal Health Program

2020mom, Florida

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Georgia, GA

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

Review to Action, Georgia

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Hawaii, HI

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

Review to Action, Hawaii

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Idaho, ID

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Illinois, IL

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

Review to Action, Illinois

Perinatal Mental Health Program

2020mom, Illinois

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Indiana, IN

No legislation passed – yet!

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Iowa, IA

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

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Kansas, KS

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Kentucky, KY

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Louisiana, LA

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

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Maine, ME

No legislation passed – yet!

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Maryland, MD

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

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Massachusetts, MA

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

Review to Action, Massachusetts

Perinatal Mental Health Program

Massachusetts Legislature Chapter 313 (2010)

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Michigan, MI

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

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Minnesota, MN

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

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Mississippi, MS

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

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Missouri, MO

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

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Montana, MT

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

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Nebraska, NE

Paid Family Leave

National Partnership, Nebraska

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Nevada, NV

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

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New Hampshire, NH

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

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New Jersey, NJ

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

Review to Action, New Jersey

Paid Family Leave

National Partnership, New Jersey

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New Mexico, NM

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New York, NY

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

Review to Action, New York

Paid Family Leave

National Partnership, New York (PDF)

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North Carolina, NC

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

Review to Action, North Carolina

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North Dakota, ND

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Ohio, OH

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

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Oklahoma, OK

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

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Oregon, OR

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Pennsylvania, PA

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

Review to Action, Pennsylvania

Perinatal Mental Health Program

2020mom, Pennsylvania

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Rhode Island, RI

Paid Family Leave

National Partnership (PDF)

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South Carolina, SC

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

Review to Action, South Carolina

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South Dakota, SD

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Tennessee, TN

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

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Texas, TX

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

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Utah, UT

Maternal Mortality Review Board

Review to Action, Utah

Perinatal Mental Health Program

2020mom, Utah

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Vermont, VT

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Virginia, VA

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

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Washington, WA

Maternal Mortality Review Commitee

Review to Action, Washington

Paid Family Leave

National Partnership (PDF)

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West Virginia, WV

Maternal Mortality Review Board

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Wisconsin, WI

Maternal Mortality Review Committee

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Wyoming, WY

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The Advocacy Toolkit

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