H.R. 1832 (112th): Servicemembers’ Telemedicine and E-Health Portability Act of 2011


May 11, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 11, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Glenn Thompson

Representative for Pennsylvania's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 11, 2011
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 10, United States Code, to expand the State licensure exception for certain health-care professionals, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/11/2011--Introduced.Servicemembers' Telemedicine and E-Health Portability Act of 2011 or STEP Act - Authorizes the Secretary of Defense (DOD) to allow certain licensed health-care professionals to provide care to members of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 11, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1832”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


20 cosponsors (13R, 7D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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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