CMS Proposes Auto-Reenrollment Change Despite Congress’ Restriction

By Amy Lotven / January 31, 2020 at 10:12 PM
CMS is proposing to pull tax credits from consumers who pay zero dollars in premiums for their exchange plans if they are auto-reenrolled but don’t update their income, arguing in the 2021 proposed exchange rule out Friday (Jan. 31) that the plan complies with a provision tucked into the 2019 spending bill that demands HHS maintain auto-reenrollment in 2021. But a Democratic committee aide says the proposal violates the intent of provision and is yet another attempt by the Trump...

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