Missouri Law Regulating ACA Advisers Preempted, 8th Circuit Affirms
Mealey's (June 16, 2015, 10:05 AM EDT) -- JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — A judge properly enjoined portions of a Missouri law governing the conduct of advisers employed to help people navigate the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) exchange, an Eighth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals panel held April 10 in partially affirming (St. Louis Effort for Aids, et al. v. John Huff, director of the Missouri Department of Insurance, Financial Institutions and Professional Registration, No. 14-1520, 8th Cir.).
(Opinion available. Document #93-150429-004Z.)
In 2010, Congress passed the ACA, which aims to increase...