Filed Under:Carrier Innovations, Regulation/Legislation

House Moves Again on Limited McCarran-Ferguson Repeal, Passing Bill

NU Online News Service, March 22, 2:22 p.m. EST

The House took action again today on repealing the McCarran-Ferguson antitrust exemption for health insurers by passing the larger bill to which the repeal amendment was attached.

Gosar’s McCarran-Ferguson amendment was revised earlier in the week to cite the definition of health insurance in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the I.R.S. Code to limit its scope specifically to health insurers.

To further insulate other forms of insurance, other provisions were added to specifically exempt life and P&C insurance.

Featured Video

Most Recent Videos

Video Library ››

Top Story

Hosting a Super Bowl 50 party? Watch out for these 5 risks

Follow these five tips to keep your guests and your home safe during your Super Bowl 50 party.

Top Story

Win big with these 7 food safety tips for your Super Bowl 50 party

Avoid food safety penalties at your Super Bowl party by following these seven tips.

More Resources


eNewsletter Sign Up

Carrier Innovations eNewsletter

Critical news on the latest tech solutions, information security, analytics and data tools and regulatory changes to help decision-makers at insurance carriers keep their business thriving – FREE. Sign Up Now!

Mobile Phone

Advertisement. Closing in 15 seconds.