S. 1693 (110th): Wired for Health Care Quality Act

Introduced:

Jun 26, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 27, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Edward “Ted” Kennedy
Senator from Massachusetts
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 1, 2007
Length: 164 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 3800 (Related)
Promoting Health Information Technology Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 10, 2007

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 1693” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Jun 26, 2007
Reported by Committee
Jun 27, 2007

Details

Cosponsors
16 cosponsors (12R, 4D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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