Updated: 04/13/2016 5:43 AM
Created: 04/12/2016 4:54 PM
Newborns and new parents in Minnesota may soon go home with a box—but not just any box.
Modeled after a program in Finland, the box would provide babies a safe space to sleep along with care supplies to low-income families.
State Rep. Dave Pinto (DFL-St. Paul) proposed the bill in an effort to lower the risk of SIDS and developmental delays.
You can see this story on KSTP's website here: http://kstp.com/news/minnesota-bill-box-care-supplies-newborn-babies-low-income-families/4103520/?cat=12681