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 titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Massachusetts. Democrat.
Last Updated: Aug 1, 2007
Length: 164 pages
Jun 26, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 27, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 26, 2007
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 27, 2007
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
S. 1693 (110th) was a 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.
This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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