H.R. 6043 (112th): Behavioral Health Information Technology Act of 2012

Introduced:

Jun 27, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 27, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Tim Murphy

Representative for Pennsylvania's 18th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 27, 2012
Length: 22 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jun 27, 2012
 
Introduced

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Details

Cosponsors
29 cosponsors (17R, 12D) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health
Health

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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. 2957 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 1, 2013

H.R. 3239 (Related)
Safeguarding Access For Every Medicare Patient Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 21, 2011

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