• An Employer's Guide to Complying with the Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2009
  • June 22, 2009
  • Law Firm: Harter Secrest & Emery LLP - Rochester Office
  • In addition to COBRA premium reduction provisions in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA), another law that affects employer-sponsored group health plans has also taken effect. On February 4, 2009, President Obama signed into law the Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2009 (CHIPRA) which extends and expands the scope of the State Children's Health Insurance Program (formerly "SCHIP," and now renamed "CHIP").