S. 2311 - Bringing Postpartum Depression Out of the Shadows Act of 2015

Health. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Administrator of the Health Resources and Services Administration, to make grants to States for screening and treatment for maternal depression. (by CRS) 
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There have been no votes on this bill.

Bringing Postpartum Depression Out of the Shadows Act of 2015

S. 2311 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Administrator of the Health Resources and Services Administration, to make grants to States for screening and treatment for maternal depression. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Administrator of the Health Resources and Services Administration, to make grants to States for screening and treatment for maternal depression.
Other Titles
  • Bringing Postpartum Depression Out of the Shadows Act of 2015
  • Bringing Postpartum Depression Out of the Shadows Act of 2015
Sponsor
Dean Heller
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Health
  • Child health
  • Health programs administration and funding
  • Health promotion and preventive care
  • Medical tests and diagnostic methods
  • Mental health
  • Women's health
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced11/19/2015
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced11/19/2015
11/19/2015Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
11/19/2015Introduced in Senate
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Contributions

  1. November - December 2010 For $70,268 Against $0
  2. January - February 2011 For $193,683 Against $0
  3. March - April 2011 For $379,284 Against $0
  4. May - June 2011 For $396,767 Against $0
  5. July - August 2011 For $221,084 Against $0
  6. September - October 2011 For $396,708 Against $0
  7. November - December 2011 For $304,592 Against $0
  8. January - February 2012 For $259,347 Against $0
  9. March - April 2012 For $466,458 Against $0
  10. May - June 2012 For $538,766 Against $0
  11. July - August 2012 For $476,247 Against $0
  12. September - October 2012 For $1,059,299 Against $0
  13. November - December 2012 For $143,089 Against $0
  14. January - February 2013 For $118,468 Against $0
  15. March - April 2013 For $680,401 Against $0
  16. May - June 2013 For $571,605 Against $0
  17. July - August 2013 For $248,267 Against $0
  18. September - October 2013 For $449,900 Against $0
  19. November - December 2013 For $356,200 Against $0
  20. January - February 2014 For $315,105 Against $0
  21. March - April 2014 For $501,568 Against $0
  22. May - June 2014 For $704,102 Against $0
  23. July - August 2014 For $451,885 Against $0
  24. September - October 2014 For $855,677 Against $0
  25. November - December 2014 For $184,023 Against $0
  26. January - February 2015 For $209,144 Against $0
  27. March - April 2015 For $493,221 Against $0
  28. May - June 2015 For $392,766 Against $0
  29. July - August 2015 For $236,053 Against $0
  30. September - October 2015 For $365,411 Against $0
  31. November - December 2015 For $381,843 Against $0
  32. January - February 2016 For $206,411 Against $0
  33. March - April 2016 For $401,269 Against $0
  34. May - June 2016 For $491,296 Against $0
  35. July - August 2016 For $329,290 Against $0
  36. September - October 2016 For $398,949 Against $0
  37. November - December 2016 For $37,815 Against $0

Votes

    15 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Bringing Postpartum Depression Out of the Shadows Act of 2015

    15 organizations supported this bill

    American Academy of Pediatrics
    Undersigned organizations (2015, November 19). Senate PPD Letter. Retrieved August 22, 2016, from American Academy of Pediatrics.
    American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
    American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (2016, January 26). ACOG Statement on Depression Screening. Retrieved August 22, 2016, from American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.
    American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
    Undersigned organizations (2015, November 19). Senate PPD Letter. Retrieved August 22, 2016, from American Academy of Pediatrics.
    American Psychological Association
    American Psychological Association (2016, May 11). Tell the Senate to bring postpartum depression out of the shadows!. Retrieved May 11, 2016, from American Psychological Association.
    Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs
    Undersigned organizations (2015, November 19). Senate PPD Letter. Retrieved August 22, 2016, from American Academy of Pediatrics.
    Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses
    Undersigned organizations (2015, November 19). Senate PPD Letter. Retrieved August 22, 2016, from American Academy of Pediatrics.
    First Focus Campaign for Children
    Undersigned organizations (2015, November 19). Senate PPD Letter. Retrieved August 22, 2016, from American Academy of Pediatrics.
    March of Dimes
    March of Dimes (2016, August 22). U.S. Congress: Help More Moms Get Access to Mental Health Services. Retrieved August 22, 2016, from March of Dimes.
    national alliance to advance adolescent health
    Undersigned organizations (2015, November 19). Senate PPD Letter. Retrieved August 22, 2016, from American Academy of Pediatrics.
    National Coalition for Maternal Mental Health
    National Coalition for Maternal Mental Health (2016, May 11). NCMMH Hosts Lobby Day & Briefing on Capitol Hill May 17th to Support Bringing Postpartum Depression Out of the Shadows Act. Retrieved May 11, 2016, from PR Newswire.
    National Health Law Program
    Undersigned organizations (2015, November 19). Senate PPD Letter. Retrieved August 22, 2016, from American Academy of Pediatrics.
    National WIC Association
    Undersigned organizations (2015, November 19). Senate PPD Letter. Retrieved August 22, 2016, from American Academy of Pediatrics.
    Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine
    Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine (2016, February 16). Health Policy and Advocacy Committee (HPAC) Updates 2016. Retrieved August 22, 2016, from Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine.
    Young Invincibles
    Undersigned organizations (2015, November 19). Senate PPD Letter. Retrieved August 22, 2016, from American Academy of Pediatrics.
    ZERO TO THREE
    Undersigned organizations (2015, November 19). Senate PPD Letter. Retrieved August 22, 2016, from American Academy of Pediatrics.

    0 organizations opposed this bill

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    Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 114th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, November 29, 2010 – November 28, 2016.
    Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

    Contributions by Legislator

    Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$147,100$0
    Kelly AyotteRNH$180,893$0
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$154,875$0
    John BarrassoRWY$325,543$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$331,824$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$135,375$0
    Roy BluntRMO$295,780$0
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$148,310$0
    John BoozmanRAR$104,080$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$2,500$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$318,448$0
    Richard BurrRNC$229,600$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$63,614$0
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$125,983$0
    Ben CardinDMD$247,684$0
    Tom CarperDDE$74,880$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$183,083$0
    Bill CassidyRLA$764,396$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$10,000$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$88,059$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$172,250$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$49,750$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$164,729$0
    John CornynRTX$349,558$0
    Tom CottonRAR$231,279$0
    Mike CrapoRID$99,227$0
    Ted CruzRTX$192,447$0
    Steve DainesRMT$68,000$0
    Joe DonnellyDIN$70,103$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$151,823$0
    Mike EnziRWY$104,900$0
    Joni ErnstRIA$20,715$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$45,684$0
    Deb FischerRNE$71,989$0
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$87,550$0
    Al FrankenDMN$163,524$0
    Cory GardnerRCO$125,600$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$175,194$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$92,333$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$150,775$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$309,772$0
    Martin HeinrichDNM$100,747$0
    Heidi HeitkampDND$27,577$0
    Dean HellerRNV$125,750$0
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$13,450$0
    John HoevenRND$11,800$0
    Jim InhofeROK$19,100$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$186,125$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$125,100$0
    Tim KaineDVA$183,048$0
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$45,200$0
    Mark KirkRIL$198,600$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$94,172$0
    James LankfordROK$93,910$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$34,835$0
    Mike LeeRUT$30,955$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$47,648$0
    Ed MarkeyDMA$131,690$0
    John McCainRAZ$88,075$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$167,016$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$447,625$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$142,260$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$123,814$0
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$54,350$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$103,300$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$49,900$0
    Chris MurphyDCT$176,381$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$260,039$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$93,315$0
    Rand PaulRKY$212,742$0
    David PerdueRGA$80,700$0
    Gary C. PetersDMI$186,000$0
    Rob PortmanROH$282,466$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$84,550$0
    Harry ReidDNV$159,500$0
    Jim RischRID$20,700$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$157,189$0
    Mike RoundsRSD$45,500$0
    Marco RubioRFL$97,545$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$41,189$0
    Ben SasseRNE$70,241$0
    Brian SchatzDHI$21,639$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$297,075$0
    Tim ScottRSC$214,520$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$19,750$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$145,250$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$24,900$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$258,847$0
    Dan SullivanRAK$32,662$0
    Jon TesterDMT$152,523$0
    John ThuneRSD$121,370$0
    Thom TillisRNC$154,550$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$245,525$0
    Tom UdallDNM$86,480$0
    David VitterRLA$23,900$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$191,330$0
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$323,164$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$89,713$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$56,650$0
    Ron WydenDOR$383,080$0

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    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$147,100$0
    Kelly AyotteRNH$180,893$0
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$154,875$0
    John BarrassoRWY$325,543$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$331,824$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$135,375$0
    Roy BluntRMO$295,780$0
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$148,310$0
    John BoozmanRAR$104,080$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$2,500$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$318,448$0
    Richard BurrRNC$229,600$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$63,614$0
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$125,983$0
    Ben CardinDMD$247,684$0
    Tom CarperDDE$74,880$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$183,083$0
    Bill CassidyRLA$764,396$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$10,000$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$88,059$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$172,250$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$49,750$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$164,729$0
    John CornynRTX$349,558$0
    Tom CottonRAR$231,279$0
    Mike CrapoRID$99,227$0
    Ted CruzRTX$192,447$0
    Steve DainesRMT$68,000$0
    Joe DonnellyDIN$70,103$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$151,823$0
    Mike EnziRWY$104,900$0
    Joni ErnstRIA$20,715$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$45,684$0
    Deb FischerRNE$71,989$0
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$87,550$0
    Al FrankenDMN$163,524$0
    Cory GardnerRCO$125,600$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$175,194$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$92,333$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$150,775$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$309,772$0
    Martin HeinrichDNM$100,747$0
    Heidi HeitkampDND$27,577$0
    Dean HellerRNV$125,750$0
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$13,450$0
    John HoevenRND$11,800$0
    Jim InhofeROK$19,100$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$186,125$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$125,100$0
    Tim KaineDVA$183,048$0
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$45,200$0
    Mark KirkRIL$198,600$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$94,172$0
    James LankfordROK$93,910$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$34,835$0
    Mike LeeRUT$30,955$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$47,648$0
    Ed MarkeyDMA$131,690$0
    John McCainRAZ$88,075$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$167,016$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$447,625$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$142,260$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$123,814$0
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$54,350$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$103,300$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$49,900$0
    Chris MurphyDCT$176,381$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$260,039$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$93,315$0
    Rand PaulRKY$212,742$0
    David PerdueRGA$80,700$0
    Gary C. PetersDMI$186,000$0
    Rob PortmanROH$282,466$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$84,550$0
    Harry ReidDNV$159,500$0
    Jim RischRID$20,700$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$157,189$0
    Mike RoundsRSD$45,500$0
    Marco RubioRFL$97,545$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$41,189$0
    Ben SasseRNE$70,241$0
    Brian SchatzDHI$21,639$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$297,075$0
    Tim ScottRSC$214,520$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$19,750$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$145,250$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$24,900$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$258,847$0
    Dan SullivanRAK$32,662$0
    Jon TesterDMT$152,523$0
    John ThuneRSD$121,370$0
    Thom TillisRNC$154,550$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$245,525$0
    Tom UdallDNM$86,480$0
    David VitterRLA$23,900$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$191,330$0
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$323,164$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$89,713$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$56,650$0
    Ron WydenDOR$383,080$0

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Other physician specialists$10,272,691
    Psychiatrists & psychologists$1,437,356
    Nurses$1,040,021
    Children's rights$563,701
    Health & welfare policy$547,752
    Mental Health Services$423,990
    Consumer groups$750

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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