Bipartisan Bill Would Expand ACA's Religious Exemption

Law360, New York (April 30, 2013, 2:54 PM EDT) -- U.S. House of Representatives lawmakers on Friday revived bipartisan legislation that would modestly expand a religious exemption from the Affordable Care Act’s individual mandate, allowing Americans to go without coverage if they don’t receive any medical treatment from doctors.

Under the Equitable Access to Care and Health Act, or EACH, a person could escape the ACA’s requirement to obtain health insurance by filing a sworn statement with their tax return declaring that they didn’t have medical coverage in the previous year and that “the individual’s sincerely...
To view the full article, register now.