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Legislative Roundup: Panel votes to change midwife laws

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Posted: Thursday, May 9, 2013 11:52 pm

A Senate panel no longer wants it to be a crime for certain midwives who aren’t registered nurses to practice.

The Senate judiciary committee voted Thursday in favor of permitting certified professional midwives who have met the standards of a North American registry to provide prenatal, child bearing, postpartum and newborn care.

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