Government Tells Appeals Court Man Lacks Injury From ACA, Means Of Redress
Mealey's (June 16, 2015, 9:31 AM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — An elected official cannot demonstrate injury from the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA)’s transitional policy allowing states to decide whether to impose minimum insurance requirements, and his establishment clause claims would not remedy any alleged injury, the government told the District of Columbia Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on March 20 (Jeffrey Cutler v. United States Department of Health and Human Services, et al., No. 14-5183, D.C. Cir.).