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Aon Hewitt Washington Report Index

2017 Aon Hewitt Washington Report Index


Weekly legislative updates affecting the U.S. workforce and workplace.

Aon Hewitt Washington Report - 3/27/2017
  • House Leaders Pull Health Care Reform Bill
  • House Passes Small Business Health Fairness Act
  • IRS Releases Revenue Procedure on Employee Consent for FICA and RRTA Refund Claims
Aon Hewitt Washington Report - 3/20/2017
  • PBGC Releases First Installment of 2015 Data Book
Aon Hewitt Washington Report - 3/13/2017
  • House GOP Releases ACA "Repeal & Replace" Legislation Entitled the "American Health Care Act"
Aon Hewitt Washington Report - 3/06/2017
  • President Trump Addresses Joint Session of Congress
  • IRS Provides QSEHRA Extension
  • EBSA Proposes to Extend Applicability Date of Definition of Fiduciary; Conflict of Interest Rule
  • USCIS Releases Updated Handbook for Employers
Aon Hewitt Washington Report - 2/27/2017
  • President Trump to Address Congress February 28, 2017
  • President Signs Executive Order Enforcing Regulatory Reform Agenda
  • CMS Issues Guidance Allowing “Grandmothered” Health Plans to Renew Through 2018
Aon Hewitt Washington Report - 2/20/2017
  • CMS Publishes Proposed Rule on Market Stabilization
  • House Passes Resolutions to Halt State-Run Retirement Plans for Private-Sector Employees
Aon Hewitt Washington Report - 2/13/2017
  • DOL Sends Proposed Rule to OMB to Delay Fiduciary Rule
Aon Hewitt Washington Report - 2/06/2017
  • Secretary of Labor Directed to Review Fiduciary Rule
  • Guidance on One In/Two Out Rule for Regulations and Regulatory Freeze Issued
  • House Passes Resolution That Would Eliminate Federal Contractor Violation Disclosure Requirements
  • CMS Sends Proposed Regulations to OMB to Stabilize Affordable Care Act Markets
  • PBGC Increases Maximum Penalty Amounts
Aon Hewitt Washington Report - 1/30/2017
  • President Signs Executive Order on Regulations
  • EEOC Releases Guidance for Workers and Mental Health Providers
  • PBGC E-Filing Portal Ready for 4010 Filings
  • 2017 Medicare Part D Disclosure Reminder
  • Aon Hewitt Publications on Federal Developments in 2016
Aon Hewitt Washington Report - 1/23/2017
  • President’s Order Directs Executive Branch to Halt or Delay Affordable Care Act Implementation
  • Employers Could Fund QMACs and QNECs With Plan Forfeitures Under IRS Proposed Regulations
  • President Orders Regulatory Freeze
  • President Trump Issues Executive Order on Affordable Care Act
  • Now Available: Aon Hewitt Compliance Calendar - Significant Compensation and Benefit Due Dates for 2017
  • Departments’ Thirty-Fifth Set of FAQs Addresses Preventive Services, HIPAA Special Enrollments, and Small Employer HRAs
Aon Hewitt Washington Report - 1/16/2017
  • Congress Passes Budget Resolution Enabling Expedited Repeal of Affordable Care Act
  • House Approves Regulatory Accountability Bill
  • Thirty-Seventh Set of FAQs on Affordable Care Act Now Available
  • Thirty-Sixth Set of FAQs on Affordable Care Act Now Available
  • EBSA Posts FY 2016 MHPAEA Enforcement Fact Sheet
  • IRS Provides March 31, 2020, as Last Day of Remedial Amendment Period for 403(b) Plans
  • PBGC’s My PAA Now Ready to Accept 2017 Electronic Premium Filings
  • EBSA Issues Fiduciary Rule FAQs for Financial Service Providers and FAQs for Consumers
  • DOL Issues Annual Inflation Adjustments to Civil Penalties for 2017
  • EEOC Asks for Public Comments on Proposed Enforcement Guidance on Workplace Harassment
  • Agencies Issue Final Regulations on Excepted Benefits (Travel Insurance and Supplemental Health Insurance) and Amend Definition of Essential Health Benefits
Aon Hewitt Washington Report - 1/09/2017
  • House-Passed Midnight Rules Bill Targets Obama Regulations for “En Bloc” Nullification
  • House Passes Bill Requiring Congressional Approval of Major Regulations
  • Thirty-Fifth Set of FAQs on Affordable Care Act Now Available
  • IRS Releases Proposed Regulations and Notice of Public Hearing on Mortality Tables for Minimum Funding Purposes
  • PBGC Updates Early Warning Program Information
  • PBGC 2017 Premium Filing Instructions Available
  • USCIS Reminds Employers Revised Form I-9 Now Available
  • IRS Provides Guidance on De Minimis Safe Harbor
  • Agencies’ Thirty-Fourth Set of FAQs Address Group Market Reforms and Mental Health Parity
  • Agencies Issue Final Regulations on Excepted Benefits (Travel Insurance and Supplemental Health Insurance) and Amend Definition of Essential Health Benefits
  • Federal Judge Halts Implementation of Section 1557 Nondiscrimination Rules