Passed House — Oct 8, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 254 - 173 (Roll no. 544).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 8, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Dec 18, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on December 18, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 49th congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 18, 2005
Length: 53 pages
To enhance the adoption of a nationwide interoperable health information technology system and to improve the quality and reduce the costs of health care in the United States.
Wired for Health Care Quality Act - Amends the Public Health Service Act to establish the Office of the National Coordinator of Health Information Technology to develop a nationwide interoperable ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Companion Bill — Passed Senate
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1418 (109th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 4642 (109th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4642”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4642 — 109th Congress: Wired for Health Care Quality Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr4642
“H.R. 4642 — 109th Congress: Wired for Health Care Quality Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr4642>
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