Tag: health reimbursement arrangements

Proposed Regulation on Health Reimbursement Arrangements Released

Filed in Labor, Safety and Health by on October 24, 2018 0 Comments
Proposed Regulation on Health Reimbursement Arrangements Released

The Departments of Treasury, Health and Human Services, and Labor yesterday proposed a new regulation that expands the effectiveness of health reimbursement arrangements to help employees pay for health insurance.

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Congress Reinstates Health Reimbursement Arrangements

Filed in Capitol Hill by on December 7, 2016 8 Comments
Congress Reinstates Health Reimbursement Arrangements

In a major victory for home building firms and other small businesses across the land, the Senate today passed the 21st Century Cures Act, a comprehensive health care package which includes a provision to allow employers to provide Health Reimbursement Arrangements to help their employees pay for health insurance.

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House Votes to Reinstate Health Reimbursement Arrangements

Filed in Capitol Hill, Labor, Safety and Health by on June 21, 2016 2 Comments
House Votes to Reinstate Health Reimbursement Arrangements

The House today approved the Small Business Healthcare Relief Act (H.R. 5447), legislation championed by NAHB that would allow small business owners to help their employees pay for health insurance.

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House HRA Bill on Fast Track Thanks to Boustany

Filed in Capitol Hill, Labor, Safety and Health by on June 17, 2016 0 Comments
House HRA Bill on Fast Track Thanks to Boustany

After taking a leading role to unanimously shepherd NAHB-supported bipartisan health care legislation through the House Ways and Means Committee on June 15, Rep. Charles Boustany (R-La.) has worked with the House leadership to arrange for the bill to come to the House floor next week.

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House Vote on NAHB-Supported Health Care Bill Set for Week of June 20

Filed in Capitol Hill, Labor, Safety and Health by on June 15, 2016 3 Comments
House Vote on NAHB-Supported Health Care Bill Set for Week of June 20

The House is expected to vote during the week of June 20 on NAHB-supported bipartisan legislation sponsored by Reps. Charles Boustany (R-La.) and Mike Thompson (D-Calif.) that would allow small business owners to help their employees pay for health insurance.

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NAHB, Business Groups Urge Congress to Act On HRAs

Filed in Capitol Hill by on February 26, 2016 0 Comments
NAHB, Business Groups Urge Congress to Act On HRAs

NAHB and a coalition of more than 160 business groups today sent a letter to House and Senate leaders commending them for championing bipartisan legislation that would reinstate the use of Health Reimbursement Arrangements and calling on Congress to act promptly to pass this measure.

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