Health: Miscellaneous/Health Plan Administration


Legislative — proposals, bills and analysis from the 112th and 113th Congresses (2011-present)
Regulatory — administrative rules and information from U.S. offices and agencies
Judicial — current and past court cases and amicus briefs
Archive — All materials dated prior to 2011
Press Releases — Council statements and advisories to the news media



(Items in italic are available only to Council members.)

For legislative items — source documents and council materials — released prior to 2011, please go to the PPACA Archive Page.

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PPACA regulatory developments.

Official Source Documents

November 4, 2014 — ERISA Advisory Council Executive Summary of Final Recommendations to DOL

May 12, 2014 — IRS Final Regulations on Tax Treatment of Qualified Retirement Plan Payment of Accident or Health Insurance Premiums

May 9, 2014 — IRS Notice 2014-35: Relief from Internal Revenue Code Late Filer Penalties for Certain Employee Benefit Plans

March 1, 2013 — ERISA Part 7 Health Benefits Laws Self Compliance Tool #1: HIPAA and Other Health Care-Related Provisions

March 1, 2013 —ERISA Part 7 Health Benefits Laws Self Compliance Tool #2: PPACA Provisions

February 10, 2012 — DOL Semi-Annual Regulatory Agenda

February 10, 2012 — Treasury/IRS Semi-Annual Regulatory Agenda

February 10, 2012 — HHS Semi-Annual Regulatory Agenda

January 25, 2012 — DOL Fall 2011 Semi-Annual Agenda

December 8, 2011 — DOL Technical Release 2011-03R: Revised Interim Policy on Electronic Disclosure

October 26, 2011 — DOL/EBSA Final Regulations on Prohibited Transaction Exemption Procedures

October 26, 2011 — IRPAC 2011 Annual Report on Information Reporting

September 13, 2011 — DOL Technical Release 2011-03: Interim Policy on Electronic Disclosure

September 2, 2011 — Treasury/IRS 2011-2012 Priority Guidance Plan

May 27, 2011 — HHS Preliminary Plan for Retrospective Review of Existing Rules

May 27, 2011 — Department of Labor Preliminary Plan for Retrospective Analysis of Existing Rules

May 26, 2011 — Treasury Department Preliminary Plan for Retrospective Analysis of Existing Rules

April 15, 2011 — IRS Notice 2011-39: Request for Comment on 2011-2012 Guidance Priority Plan

April 13, 2011 — HHS Request for Information on Reducing Regulatory Burden

April 6, 2011, 2011 — DOL Request for Information on Electronic Disclosure

March 29, 2011 — Treasury Department Request for Information on Reducing Regulatory Burden

March 21, 2011 — DOL Request for Information on Reducing Regulatory Burden

Obama jobs, growth proposal may have implications for employer-sponsored health and retirement benefit plans
September 7, 2011

Council commends departments on efforts to streamline regulatory review as overall regulatory burden on employers has grown
August 24, 2011