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house Bill H.R. 3119

Health Information Privacy Protection Act of 2013

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Health Information Privacy Protection Act of 2013

Official Title

To prohibit enrollment under Health Care Exchange plans until privacy protections are certified as being in place, and for other purposes.


Health Information Privacy Protection Act of 2013 - Prohibits the enrollment of any individual in a qualified health plan offered in a state through an American Health Benefit Exchange under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act until the state certifies to the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS), and the Secretary certifies to Congress, that the state has in place standards and a process to protect the personal information (including Social Security numbers and financial information) of those being enrolled through the Exchange.

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      Committee on Energy and Commerce
    IntroducedSeptember 18th, 2013

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