Federal Regulations

Student Health Insurance Coverage

Proposed rulemaking from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, published in the Federal Register on February 11, 2011, establishing rules for student health insurance coverage; defining “student health insurance coverage” as a type of individual health insurance coverage, and, specifying certain Affordable Care Act requirements as inapplicable to this type of individual health insurance coverage.

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Federal Agency Guidance

Improving Health Insurance Protections for Students

February 9, 2011 HHS fact sheet on the proposed student health insurance plan rules.

New Rule Ensures Students Get Health Insurance Protections of the Affordable Care Act

February 9, 2011 HHS press release on the proposed student health insurance plan rules.

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

News

Nuances Emerge as Health Reform Rolls Out

Miami Herald, February 8, 2011

States Revolt Over Health Reform, Florida Says It's Not the Law Here

Palm Beach Post, February 8, 2011