About the bill
To improve the availability of health information and the provision of health care by encouraging the creation, use, and maintenance of lifetime electronic health records of individuals in independent health record trusts and by providing a secure and privacy-protected framework in which such records are made available only by the affirmative consent of such individuals and are used to build a nationwide health information technology infrastructure.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2991 — 110th Congress: Independent Health Record Trust Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr2991
“H.R. 2991 — 110th Congress: Independent Health Record Trust Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. July 29, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr2991>
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