Podcast Episode 135: Texas Court Invalidates a Portion of the ACA’s Preventive Services Coverage Requirement

In this episode, Suzanne Spradley and Chase Cannon discuss a recent Texas court ruling that invalidates a portion of the ACA’s preventive services coverage requirement. Suzanne provides a background of the plaintiffs and their arguments, including a Constitutional problem with the way the government appointed officers under the ACA and a religious freedom violation. Suzanne and Chase discuss the court’s decision, including the potential for a stay (hold) on the decision and the decision’s impact on fully and self-insured plans.

Periodically, NFP's legal experts make the subject of compliance personal for a wide audience. By breaking down the daunting details of emerging policies and bridging the gap between legislation and what it means for the listener, Chase Cannon and Suzanne Spradley make compliance issues relatable and relevant. Visit our Soundcloud page for the most up-to-date episode.

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