S. 2873: ECHO Act

A bill to require studies and reports examining the use of, and opportunities to use, technology-enabled collaborative learning and capacity building models to improve programs of the Department of Health and Human Services, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Overview

Introduced:

Apr 28, 2016

Status:

Passed Senate on Nov 29, 2016

This bill passed in the Senate on November 29, 2016 and goes to the House next for consideration.

The House Majority Leader indicated on Dec 1, 2016 that this bill may be considered in the week ahead.

Sponsor:

Orrin Hatch

Senior Senator from Utah

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 29, 2016
Length: 7 pages

Prognosis:

3% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Apr 28, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 29, 2016
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.

Dec 1, 2016
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 2873 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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