• Interim Rule on Grandfathered Group Health Plans Released
  • June 25, 2010 | Authors: Daniel M. Buchner; Adam B. Cohen; Alice Murtos; Joanna G. Myers
  • Law Firms: Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP - Washington Office ; Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP - Atlanta Office ; Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP - Washington Office
  • The federal agencies charged with drafting regulations under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) have released long-awaited interim final regulations on the application of PPACA’s grandfather provisions. A fact sheet describing the regulations and a list of frequently asked questions were also posted on the healthreform.gov Web site. In a prior Legal Alert, we outlined the 10 most frequently asked questions concerning grandfathered coverage. This Legal Alert revisits those issues and highlights the guidance in the interim final regulations.