H.R. 4296 (110th): Medicare Electronic Medication and Safety Protection (E-MEDS) Act of 2007

Introduced:

Dec 5, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 5, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Allyson Schwartz

Representative for Pennsylvania's 13th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 5, 2007
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require physician utilization of the Medicare electronic prescription drug program.

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History

Dec 5, 2007
 
Introduced

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Details

Cosponsors
39 cosponsors (29D, 10R) (show)
Committee Assignments
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Votes

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Related Bills

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S. 2408 (Related)
Medicare Electronic Medication and Safety Protection (E-MEDS) Act of 2007

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 5, 2007

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