To amend the Public Health Service Act and the Social Security Act to extend health information technology assistance eligibility to behavioral health, mental health, and substance abuse professionals and facilities, and for other purposes.
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Apr 15, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 15, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Rhode Island's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 15, 2010
Length: 9 pages
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H.R. 5040 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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