ACA Changes Help Doom Suit Targeting San Francisco’s Welfare Code Compliance
Mealey's (June 15, 2015, 12:54 PM EDT) -- SAN FRANCISCO — Enactment of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) reduced the City and County of San Francisco’s duties under state law, and plaintiffs lack public interest standing in a case challenging compliance with those duties, a California appeals court held Sept. 26, 2014 (Wilfredo Corea, et al. v. City and County of San Francisco, et al., No. A136950, Calif. App., 1st Dist.; 2014 Cal. App. Unpub. LEXIS 6840).
(Opinion available. Document #93-141029-001Z.)
In compliance with California Welfare and Institutions Code Section 17000,...