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Product Information 1963 - Child and Maternal Health Act (Public Law 88-156)

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This was the first federal Act on Child and Maternal Health. It focused on finding a cure for mental retardation. Many of its ideas came from the President's Panel on Mental Retardation. John F. Kennedy formed this group soon after he was elected.

 Author(s): United State Congress

Published in:1963

 Geographic Area Served: Entire US
Product information last verified: 7/19/2013
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