ACA and Healthcare Reform

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House Blocks Health Care Act In Budget Negotiations; Senate To Take Up Measure
Posted on 30 Sep 2013 by Cheryl Keely

WASHINGTON, D.C. — (Mealey's) The U.S. Senate will meet at 2 p.m. today — 10 hours before a government shutdown deadline — to decide what to do after the Republican-controlled House approved legislation yesterday imposing a one-year... Read More

Ballard Spahr LLP: ACA Employer Mandate Final Regulations Released; Enforcement Delays Provided for Mid-Sized Employers
Posted on 14 Feb 2014 by Ballard Spahr LLP

By Brian M. Pinheiro, Jean C. Hemphill and Jonathan M. Calpas | Very large employers will be required to offer health care coverage to their full-time employees or pay a penalty to the federal government beginning January 1, 2015. Under the final regulations... Read More

Negotiations Related To Health Care Act Fail; Government Shuts Down
Posted on 1 Oct 2013 by Cheryl Keely

WASHINGTON, D.C. — (Mealey's) The federal government partially shut down just after midnight Oct. 1 after the Democratic-controlled U.S. Senate continued to reject demands by the Republican-controlled House to impose a one-year delay of the... Read More

ACA Compliance: Getting Ahead of the Curve. A LexisNexis® White Paper with Cynthia Stamer
Posted on 22 Aug 2014 by LexisNexis Legal Newsroom Staff

The looming implementation of another round of employer mandates under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has business leaders scrambling for help from legal counsel and other advisors. This flurry of activity is prudent; compliance with ACA is a matter of... Read More

Williams Mullen: 3 Health Care Questions For Construction Industry Employers
Posted on 7 Oct 2013 by Williams Mullen

By Brydon M. DeWitt: The Obama administration’s one-year delay in the employer health insurance mandate was welcome relief for many employers. But, time is still running short. Employers need to plan for compliance now. Beginning January 1... Read More