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      house Committees
      House Committee on Energy and Commerce
    IntroducedSeptember 22nd, 2010

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Title

Patient-Doctor Freedom Act of 2010

Official Title

To prohibit the Secretary of Health and Human Services from precluding patients from entering into any contract with their health care providers.

Summary

Patient-Doctor Freedom Act of 2010 - Prohibits the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) from precluding an enrollee, participant, or beneficiary in a health benefits plan from entering into any contract or arrangement for health care with any health care provider. Defines "health benefits plan" to exclude Medicaid and TriCare.

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