Here are our most recent flyers and other supportive documentation. Feel free to use these for speaking points when you write your legislator or meet with them.  You may also print them out and share with your legislator.   For a legislator who is completely new to the issue, start with the flyers that are starred.

HB677 SB1754 Summary Information Flyer*
(these two bills are currently in limbo at the start of 2018 however the issues are still relevant and these flyers may still be used to educate legislators on the issues)

Home Birth Crisis in Illinois*

When Midwives Become Licensed*

How this Home Birth Bill is Different*

CPM Licensing Trends – US Map*

State Regulation of CPMs

Projected Savings to Medicaid if CPMs are Licensed

Planned Home Birth Safety Fact Sheet

Home Birth Rates Increase Again

CNM / CPM Comparison Chart*

ACOG Endorsement of ICM Standards

US MERA Report

Home Birth an Annotated Bibliography