S. 3173: EHR Regulatory Relief Act

Introduced:

Jul 13, 2016

Status:

Referred to Committee on Jul 13, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on July 13, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

John Thune

Senior Senator from South Dakota

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 13, 2016
Length: 7 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for a 90-day EHR reporting period for the determination of whether an eligible professional or eligible hospital is a meaningful EHR user and to remove the all-or-nothing approach to meaningful use, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

History

Jul 13, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

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