Tag Archive: Association Health Plans (AHPs)

Court Blocks AHP Expansion

April 3, 2019 4:36 pm Published by

Last week, a U.S. District Judge blocked the administration's proposed rule to expand Association Health Plans, citing the rule's definition of "employer" was unlawful.

Trump Proposes Expanding HRAs

October 24, 2018 4:05 pm Published by

Recently, Labor, Treasury and HHS proposed a rule to allow employers to fund tax-exempted HRAs to help pay for workers' individual health insurance premiums.

Short-Term Health Plans OKd

August 8, 2018 5:48 pm Published by

The Trump Administration recently finalized a rule allowing people to buy short-term health coverage that skirts many of the Affordable Care Act's (ACA’s) regulations.

State AGs File Suit over AHPs

August 8, 2018 5:36 pm Published by

Twelve state attorneys general are suing DOL over the expansion of AHP's arguing they violate consumer and state protections included in the Affordable Care Act.

Analysis on DOL’s Final AHP Rule

June 27, 2018 3:30 pm Published by

Following last week's publishing of a final rule on Association Health Plans, NSBA has analyzed the rule and detailed what it likely means for most small businesses.

Farm Bill Includes Funding for AHPs

May 23, 2018 2:24 pm Published by

Efforts continue to move Association Health Plans through Congress, most recently as part of the Farm Bill which ultimately fell short in the House of the required votes.

NSBA Comments on AHP Rule 

March 7, 2018 4:54 pm Published by

NSBA recently submitted comments on the administration's AHP proposal, highlighting the need for broad reform and ways to strengthen both AHPs and the overall health care market.

Trump Health Care Executive Order

October 11, 2017 11:35 am Published by

President Trump is expected to sign an Executive Order this week that would roll back some ACA requirements and include language expanding Association Health Plans.