On January 13, 2017, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a budget resolution for fiscal year 2017 to begin the process of repealing the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
The budget resolution—which was approved by the U.S. Senate on the preceding day—does not, itself, repeal the ACA. However, any budget reconciliation bill drafted as a result …
Each year, the Kaiser Family Foundation and the Health Research & Educational Trust (HRET) conduct a survey to examine employer-sponsored health benefit trends. This summary reviews the main points of the 2016 survey, including:
Health Insurance Premiums
Employee Cost Sharing
Please review the attached survey summary …
On Dec. 31, 2016, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas issued a nationwide preliminary injunction temporarily blocking enforcement of the Section 1557 non-discrimination rules under the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
ACA Section 1557 is the first federal civil rights law to broadly prohibit discrimination on the basis of sex in federally-funded …