skip to main content

H.R. 5002 (102nd): Medicare Beneficiary Access and Financial Protection Act of 1992

Call or Write Congress

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require physicians not participating in the medicare program to refund amounts paid for physicians' services by individuals enrolled under part B of the program in excess of the limiting charges applicable to such services, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Apr 28, 1992
102nd Congress (1991–1992)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 28, 1992, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


John Rhodes III

Representative for Arizona's 1st congressional district




Apr 28, 1992

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

H.R. 5002 (102nd) was 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 5002. This is the one from the 102nd Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 102nd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1991 to Oct 9, 1992. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

How to cite this information.

We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:

“H.R. 5002 — 102nd Congress: Medicare Beneficiary Access and Financial Protection Act of 1992.” 1992. October 25, 2020 <>

Where is this information from?

GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from, the official portal of the United States Congress. is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.