7th Circuit Finds No Burden From ACA Accommodation
(September 9, 2015, 3:49 PM EDT) -- SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Federal law and not the contraceptive mandate accommodation process in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) requires coverage plaintiffs find objectionable, a majority of a Seventh Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals panel held Sept. 4 (Grace Schools and Biola University Inc. and Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend Inc., et al. v. Sylvia M. Burwell, et al., Nos. 14-1430, 14-1431, 7th Cir.; 2015 U.S. App. LEXIS 15794).
(Order available. Document #93-150930-016Z.)
The ACA contains a contraceptive mandate requiring all group health...