Posts by SBCA


June 13, 2017 In This Alert: AHCA Meets Senate Scrutiny Too Many Cooks in the Kitchen on Tax Reform? House Votes to Repeal Most of Dodd-Frank What We’ve Been Up To Congress now has less than thirty days in session before both chambers are scheduled to adjourn for August recess.  When Congress comes back into session after Labor Day, most of the attention will immediately turn to the budget for fiscal year 2018 (which starts on October...

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May 24, 2017   The American Health Care Act: Pre-Existing Conditions, State Waivers & High Risk Pools A number of questions have been raised with respect to the last minute amendments that were made to the House Republican’s Affordable Care Act repeal and replace bill (the American Health Care Act or AHCA) before it was passed by the House earlier this month.  In particular, there has been a lot of public discussion about,...

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There is considerable discussion concerning the revision or replacement of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). One of the revisions is to allow an insurance company to get a policy approved in any state and then sell it in any other state without having to meet any of the requirements imposed by the other state. The proponents assert this will lead to more competition, which will lead to lower premiums for health care services. Although...

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