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Aetna's Health Reform Weekly: Individual Mandate, Other Highlights

Aug 22, 2011

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We want you to have access to the latest health care reform news from Washington, D.C., and states across the country. This weekly e-mail links you to updates on health reform legislation that could significantly impact you.

 This week’s health care reform news:

U.S. Appeals Court Rules Individual Mandate Unconstitutional
A U.S. Court of Appeals based in Atlanta last week upheld a lower court ruling that found Congress exceeded its power in requiring Americans to obtain insurance starting in 2014. But the issue is far from over.

Other highlights include:
  • Arizona judge refuses to block state Medicaid cuts
  • Moody's tells Illinois that retiree benefit costs are on unsustainable course
  • Kansas rejects federal insurance exchange planning grant
  • Court allows Ohio ballot question on individual mandate to proceed

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