S.Res. 562 (112th): A resolution designating the week beginning on September 10, 2012 and ending on September 14, 2012 as “National Health Information Technology Week” to recognize the value of health information technology in improving health quality.

Introduced:
Sep 19, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sponsor
Debbie Stabenow
Senator from Michigan
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Sep 19, 2012
Length
3 pages
Related Bills
S.Res. 262 (Related)
A resolution designating the week beginning on September 12, 2011, and ending on September ...

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sep 13, 2011

 
Status

This simple resolution was agreed to on September 19, 2012. That is the end of the legislative process for a simple resolution.

Progress
Introduced Sep 19, 2012
Agreed To (Simple Resolution) Sep 19, 2012
 
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Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
 
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S.Res. stands for Senate simple resolution.

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9/19/2012--Passed Senate without amendment.
Designates the week of September 10-September 14, 2012, as National Health Information Technology Week. Calls on interested parties to promote the use of information technology and management systems to transform the U.S. health care system.

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