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.


Sep 19, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Agreed To (Simple Resolution) on Sep 19, 2012

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


Debbie Stabenow

Senator from Michigan



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Last Updated: Sep 19, 2012
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Summary (CRS)

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 ... Read more >


Sep 19, 2012

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Sep 19, 2012
Agreed To

The resolution was passed in a vote in the Senate. A simple resolution is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

This is a Senate simple resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.Res.” in “S.Res. 562”). A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.


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