The Senate HELP Committee released bipartisan discussion draft legislation to lower healthcare costs and address surprise billing, along with a provision that would require disclosure of broker compensation.
NAHU activated Operation Shout in support of the Employee Flexibility Act to restore the 40-hour workweek from the ACA’s 30-hour benefit eligibility threshold.
The Democratic attorneys general filed their response to the 5th Circuit appeal of the Texas v. U.S. case challenging the constitutionality of the ACA absent the individual mandate penalties. The Democrats argue that the Republicans lack legal standing and have no plausible legal ground for the broad policy change. Oral arguments in the appeal will begin on July 9.
NAHU will be hosting a special LIVE from NAHU webinar event on the ongoing legal challenges to the ACA and Trump Administration rulemaking on June 20 at noon Eastern. NAHU members are encouraged to attend this session through events sponsored by their local chapters.