Medicaid Expansion Toolbox
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ST. LOUIS (AP) — A coalition of medical organizations and health care advocates has sued Missouri over its requirement that only state-licensed counselors can serve as navigators in a program aimed at helping consumers sign up for coverage under the new online health insurance marketplace.
WASHINGTON—The first case challenging a state statute restricting the activities of consumer assistance organizations authorized by the Affordable Care Act---has been filed in federal district court in Jefferson City, Missouri. The case, entitled St. Louis Effort for AIDS v. Huff, was filed last week by consumer organizations that are certified under the ACA to provide assistance to help uninsured Missourians obtain health insurance, physicians, and private individuals.
WASHINGTON—Coming in the midst of the first open enrollment period under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the Supreme Court Tuesday agreed to hear oral arguments in Sebelius v. Hobby Lobby Stores and Conestoga Wood Specialties v. Sebelius, consolidating both cases brought by for-profit businesses.