About the bill
- Full Title
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.
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Nov 18, 2005
Companion Bill —
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1418 (109th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 4642 (109th).
Dec 18, 2005
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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.
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Last Action: Nov 18, 2005
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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. February 13, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr4642>
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