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US: House Ways and Means advances legislation to reauthorize home visitation program (Press release)
National Association of Counties (NACO) – September 19, 2017
On September 13, members of the House Ways and Means Committee voted to advance H.R. 2824, the Increasing Opportunity and Success for Children and Parents through Evidence-Based Home Visiting Act. The bill would reauthorize the Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program (MIECHV) Program at its current level of $400 million per year for Fiscal Years 2018 – 2022. H.R. 2824 will require a vote on the House floor and consideration in the Senate before becoming law.