H.R. 2792 (109th): Access to Medical Treatment Act


Jun 8, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 8, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dan Burton

Representative for Indiana's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 8, 2005
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About the bill

Full Title

To permit an individual to be treated by a health care practitioner with any method of medical treatment such individual requests, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/8/2005--Introduced.Access to Medical Treatment Act - Gives an individual the right to be treated by a health care practitioner with any medical treatment that the individual desires, including a treatment ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 8, 2005

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2792”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


12 cosponsors (7D, 4R, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 2717 (110th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 14, 2007

S. 2618 (Related)
Access to Medical Treatment Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 7, 2006

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