HR Services Legislate


This publication summarizes recent United States federal legislation that may have an impact on the delivery of human resources services.

Tax Reform Will Modify Employee Benefits Landscape

Legislation Would Suspend ACA Individual and Employer Mandates

White House Directs Departments to Consider New ACA Rules; Stops Cost Sharing Subsidies

ACA Repeal and Replace Redux?

Lawmakers Consider Health Care Landscape and Joint Employer Standards

Bipartisan Focus on Health Care Reform

Senate Democrats Outline Their Vision for the Future

Changes on the Horizon as NLRB Moves Closer to a Republican Majority

Renewed Focus on Access to Workplace Retirement Savings Programs; PBGC Premiums

Dealing with Failed Attempts to Repeal ACA

Senate GOP Fails to Advance Health Care Reform

Congress Examines ACA Repeal and Fiduciary Rule

Senate Focuses on Health Care Reform; House Committee Considers DOL Fiduciary Rule

Discord Impedes GOP Health Care Reform Efforts

Senate Health Care Reform Bill – Out from the Shadows

Labor Rules Considered Despite Challenges and Disruptions for Advancing Trump Agenda

Fate of the Fiduciary Rule in Doubt; Update on Health Care Reform and CSRs

Focus on Wages, Unions and Gig Workers in Wake of Health Care Reform

Mystery Over: President Proposes Budget and CBO Scores AHCA

Health Care Reform Held Up; Actions by Trump and Lawmakers Might Affect Retirement Landscape

Retirement and Compensation Legislation in Focus; Senators Mull Next Steps for Health Care Reform

House Passes AHCA; Funding Secured for Gov’t and Coal Miners’ Health Benefits; News on DOL Rules

Government Funding in Focus; Health Care and Retirement Reform in the Wings

Potential Government Shutdown Looms Large; Joint Employer Issues Re-emerge

Trump Nixes DOL Rule; ACA Subsidies Threaten Gov’t Shutdown; Lifetime Income Disclosure and Student Debt in Focus

Wages and Pension Testing Rules Share Spotlight with Health Care Reform and Senate Confirmations

GOP Erodes Obama Legacy while Considering Next Steps for Health Care Reform

Lack of GOP Unity Derails ACA Repeal Efforts

Health Care Reform Chugs Along; Bills Aim to Enhance Workers’ Leave Rights; Trump Proposal Spotlights Mental Health

ACA Reform Efforts Accelerate; Multiemployer Pension and State-Run Savings Plans in Spotlight

Conduent on Capitol Hill; Trump Discusses ACA Repeal and Replace Principles

HSAs: Key Pillar in Post-ACA Landscape?

Timeline(s) for Health Care, Retirement and Tax Overhaul Taking Shape; Regulatory Activity Continues

Retirement and Pension Bills Emerge from Under ACA Shadow; Fiduciary Rule Fate Remains Uncertain

Health Care Reform, Fiduciary and Other Agency Rules Impacted by Trump’s Actions and Directives

Flurry of Activity, But No ACA or HR Changes Yet

Trump Sets Stage for ACA and Regulatory Reform; Senate Vets HHS Nominee

ACA and Trump Administration Dominate Conversation

New Congress Gears Up to Repeal ACA, Provide Relief for Retired Miners and Delay Fiduciary Rule