H.R. 5068: HHS Data Protection Act

To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish the Office of the Chief Information Security Officer within the Department of Health and Human Services.

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Apr 26, 2016


Referred to Committee on Apr 26, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on April 26, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Billy Long

Representative for Missouri's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 26, 2016
Length: 4 pages


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Apr 26, 2016

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H.R. 5068 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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