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Volume 3
March 21, 2017



Legislative Roundup

House to Vote Thursday on GOP Healthcare Legislation, Despite Wavering Support

Dynamics are pointing to a contentious and prolonged battle over healthcare reform with a final Senate vote likely to be delayed until after August recess. Learn the perspectives of both parties who are pushing for change.

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DOL Fiduciary Rule: Actions in 2017

In response to the Trump administration's February 3rd memorandum on Fiduciary Duty Rule, the DOL has issued an enforcement bulletin that includes a temporary enforcement policy to address industry confusion and concerns.

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Transit Benefit Reimbursements: the Latest from the IRS

The IRS response to an inquiry from a concerned employee indicates that to be safe and ensure IRS compliance, employers and TPAs should restrict the use of cash reimbursement for transit expenses. To eliminate the risk of non-compliance, employers can issue debit cards or vouchers.

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Industry News Roundup

Hatch: Verma the right choice to head CMS

US Senate Committe on Finance

Verma is well-versed in CDH & is an advocate for responsible & efficient healthcare solutions.

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American Health Care Act cost estimate

Congressional Budget Office (CBO)

March 13th, the CBO released its' score of the AHCA & estimated budgetary effects.

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House unveils replacement, not repeal 

Alegeus Blog – Part One    

Understand timing of replacement legislation in this regularly-updated Alegeus blog.

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