H.R. 735 (109th): Family Building Act of 2005


Feb 9, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 9, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Anthony Weiner

Representative for New York's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 9, 2005
Length: 12 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Public Health Service Act, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, chapter 89 of title 5, United States Code, and title 10, United States Code, to require coverage for the treatment of infertility.

Summary (CRS)

2/9/2005--Introduced.Family Building Act of 2005 - Amends the Public Health Service Act, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA), the Federal Employees Health Benefits Plan, and defense health ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 9, 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. 735”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


8 cosponsors (8D) (show)

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 3014 (108th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 4, 2003

H.R. 2892 (110th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 27, 2007

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