To amend certain requirements and penalties implemented under the Medicare and Medicaid programs by the HITECH Act of 2009, which would otherwise impede eligible professionals from adopting electronic health records to improve patient care.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 21, 2013
Length: 19 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on March 21, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Nov 16, 2012
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6598 (112th).
Mar 21, 2013
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H.R. 1331 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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