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New Rules on Extension of Health Plan Coverage to Children Up to Age 26

LEGAL ALERT May 12, 2010 An interim final rule implementing the mandatory extension of health plan coverage to children up to age 26, as passed under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act (together, the Affordable Care Act), has...

Final Regs Guide Large Employer Health Care Plan Compliance

As large employers are now well aware, beginning January 1, 2014, employers with more than 50 full-time employees must offer to all full-time employees and their dependents the opportunity to enroll in minimum essential coverage (MEC) under an eligible employer-sponsored plan. Large employers who fail...

State Net Capitol Journal – June 3, 2013

Budget & Taxes CA RELEASES HEALTH EXCHANGE RATES: Last month, California released details about the insurers that will offer plans through the state's newly created health exchange and the premiums that millions of residents can expect to pay for that coverage. Thirteen companies will...

Trojan Horse -- The ACA's 3.8% Medicare Surtax

Editor’s Note : This EIA is excerpted from chapter 1 of the Matthew Bender publication New York University Review of Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation – 2014 , available on Lexis.com, Lexis Advance, and in print HERE . ... In part, the Affordable Care Act created an entirely...

Suellen Wolfe on King v. Burwell

By Suellen M. Wolfe * The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (hereinafter referred to as ACA) [PL 111-148, 124 Stat 119 (Mar 23, 2010)] provides for health care reform law in the United States. The ACA consists of the Affordable Health Care for America Act, the Patient Protection Act, health...