H.R. 5040 (111th): Health Information Technology Extension for Behavioral Health Services Act of 2010

Introduced:

Apr 15, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 15, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Patrick Kennedy

Representative for Rhode Island's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 15, 2010
Length: 9 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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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Related Bills

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H.R. 5025 (Related)
To amend the Public Health Service Act and the Social Security Act to extend ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 14, 2010

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 5040” means this is a House of Representatives 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
Apr 15, 2010

Details

Cosponsors
84 cosponsors (74D, 10R) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health

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Votes

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