7th Circuit Finds Lack Of Standing, Nixes ACA Tax Challenge
Mealey's (June 12, 2015, 3:42 PM EDT) -- MILWAUKEE — The administration’s decision to delay implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) employer mandate does not provide a cash-only physicians group with standing, a Seventh Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals panel held Sept. 19, 2014 (Association of American Physicians & Surgeons Inc., and Robert T. McQueeney v. John Koskinen, commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service, in his official capacity, No. 14-2123, 7th Cir.).
(Opinion available. Document #93-140930-017Z.)
The ruling came just three days after a contentious oral argument.