Enacted — Signed by the President — Jun 29, 2015
Last Action: Signed by President.
Explanation: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 29, 2015.
Jul 11, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on July 11, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Kansas's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 11, 2007
Length: 30 pages
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.
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Last Action: Sep 24, 2008
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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 2, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr2991>
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