Senators Michael Bennett (D-Colo.) and Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) on Thursday introduced a bill to limit Food and Drug Administration regulation of health information technology products.

The bill is similar to legislation introduced in the House in October 2013, called the SOFTWARE Act and sponsored by Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.). Blackburn on December 3 said she is tweaking her bill to reflect changes suggested by stakeholders and the FDA, and expects to reintroduce it in January.

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