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.
Jun 30, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on June 30, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Wyoming
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Last Updated: Jun 30, 2005
Length: 47 pages
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.
6/30/2005--Introduced.Better Healthcare Through Information Technology 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.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1355”). 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). S. 1355 — 109th Congress: Better Healthcare Through Information Technology Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s1355
“S. 1355 — 109th Congress: Better Healthcare Through Information Technology Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s1355>
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