ERIC Number: ED167849
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Jun-28
Reference Count: 0
Adolescent Health Services, and Pregnancy Prevention Care Act of 1978. Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Health and the Environment of the Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, House of Representatives, Ninety-Fifth Congress, Second Session, June 28, 1978.
Congress of the U. S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce.
The materials contained in these hearings represent the statements of witnesses before one of the subcommittees of the Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce of the House of Representatives. Witnesses include members of Congress, a pediatrician from John Hopkins School of Medicine, HEW Secretary Califano, R. Sargent Shriver, and various associations interested in child welfare and population growth. The statements address the following areas of concern: (1) prevention of unwanted pregnancies; (2) assistance to pregnant adolescents; (3) development of community based health services for pregnant youth; and (4) training of personnel to provide appropriate services. (HLM)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Community Health Services, Community Programs, Contraception, Family Life Education, Health Programs, Hearings, Individual Needs, Pregnancy, Pregnant Students, Public Health Legislation, Youth Problems
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U. S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce.
Note: Not available in hard copy due to marginal legibility of original document