In response to the February 14, 2012 final rules and regulations issued by the Labor Department regarding the summary of benefits and coverage (SBC) provisions of Health Care Reform, the DOL, in conjunction with Health and Human Services and the Treasury Department issued a new set of 24 Frequently Asked Questions to address some of the pertinent questions raised to date and to help consumers, employers and individuals understand the new law.

Although a more detailed description is provided at the DOL website, the following provides a brief summary of the highlights within the FAQs.

Click here to view the table.