Summary: S.1842 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for S.1842. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in Senate (06/13/2019)

Protecting Personal Health Data Act

This bill directs the Department of Health and Human Services to regulate consumer devices, services, applications, and software that (1) are primarily designed for or marketed to consumers; (2) primarily collect or use personal health data; and (3) are not primarily designed for use by entities such as health care plans, providers, or clearinghouses.

The bill also establishes a national task force on health data protection.