OLR Bill Analysis

SB 258

AN ACT CONCERNING INFANT SAFE SLEEP PRACTICES.

SUMMARY:

This bill requires hospitals, through their maternity programs, to provide newborn infants' parents with written information on the American Academy of Pediatrics' recommendations for safe sleep practices when the infants are discharged.

EFFECTIVE DATE: October 1, 2015

COMMITTEE ACTION

Public Health Committee

Joint Favorable

Yea

27

Nay

0

(03/23/2015)