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Jun 26, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on June 27, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Massachusetts
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Last Updated: Aug 1, 2007
Length: 164 pages
A bill to enhance the adoption of a nationwide interoperable health information technology system and to improve the quality and reduce the costs of health care in the United States.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1693”). 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. (2016). S. 1693 — 110th Congress: Wired for Health Care Quality Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s1693
“S. 1693 — 110th Congress: Wired for Health Care Quality Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s1693>
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