Republican Bill to Redefine “Part Time” in Affordable Care Act

With the GOP in the Senate majority, the Affordable Care Act could see some changes. A Republican bill has been launched that is aiming to raise the threshold of working hours from 30 to 40 hours per week. This would, in theory, hinder employers from being tempted to cut the hours of their employees in order to avoid having to offer health care coverage. The following article explains.

http://www.benefitspro.com/2015/01/06/republicans-launch-ppaca-assault-with-part-time-wo?eNL=54ac3a27140ba0ac2e9b7b41&utm_source=BenefitsProNewsAlert&utm_medium=eNL&utm_campaign=BenefitsPro_eNLs&_LID=80615177

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