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H.R. 2086 (107th): Alternative Medical Access for Federal Employees Act of 2001

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To provide that benefits under chapter 89 of title 5, United States Code, may be afforded for covered services provided by a licensed or certified acupuncturist, massage therapist, naturopathic physician, or midwife, without supervision or referral by another health practitioner.

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Sponsor and status

Bernard “Bernie” Sanders

Sponsor. Representative for Vermont At Large. Independent.

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Last Updated: Jun 6, 2001
Length: 2 pages
Jun 6, 2001
107th Congress (2001–2002)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 6, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.



Jun 6, 2001

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H.R. 2086 (107th) 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. 2086. This is the one from the 107th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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