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  • July 16, 2020

House Appropriations Committee Approves L-HHS Package

This week, the full House Appropriations Committee passed the Labor Health and Human Services and Education Subcommittee FY 2021 funding package. The Children’s Hospitals Graduate Medical Education Program was level funded at $340 million. Several additional provisions of importance to children’s hospitals were included that pertain to behavioral health, pediatric research, social determinants, poison control centers and infection prevention. We have developed a detailed summary of the provisions. A vote on the package is expected the week of July 27.