S. 1355 (109th): Better Healthcare Through Information Technology Act

Introduced:

Jun 30, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 30, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Michael Enzi
Senator from Wyoming
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 30, 2005
Length: 47 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to enhance the adoption of health information technology and to improve the quality and reduce the costs of healthcare in the United States.

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Related Bills

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S. 1418 (Related)
Wired for Health Care Quality Act

Passed Senate
Last Action: Nov 18, 2005

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 1355” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. 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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History

Introduced
Jun 30, 2005

Details

Cosponsors
23 cosponsors (13R, 9D, 1I) (show)
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