GOP Lawmakers Want ACA's 'Full-Time' Definition Reworked

Law360, New York (July 1, 2013, 6:57 PM EDT) -- A group of Republican lawmakers introduced legislation Friday to up the trigger for workers to be deemed full-time under the Affordable Care Act's so-called employer mandate from 30 to 40 hours per week, saying the current threshold will result in workers seeing their hours unfairly cut.

H.R. 2575, known as the Save American Workers Act, would repeal a clause of the health care reform law deeming all workers who average at least 30 hours per week as full-time workers for the purposes of the employer mandate....
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