ERIC Submits Comments on Proposal to Expand Health Reimbursement Arrangements

ERIC submitted comments on the Trump Administration’s proposal to expand and facilitate access to Health Reimbursement Arrangements (HRAs) and other account-based plans.

Our comments focused on the following aspects of the proposed regulations:

  • “Integration” With an ACA-Compliant Plan
  • Varying Health Care Arrangements By “Class” of Employees
  • Varying HRA Contributions By “Class” of Employees
  • Allowing Pre-Tax Employee Contributions Through a Cafeteria Plan
  • Employer Mandate Compliance
  • ERISA-Covered Plan Status
  • “Excepted Benefit” HRA

Click here to read ERIC’s comments.