On Friday, March 24, 2017, House Speaker Paul Ryan withdrew legislation designed to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA), known as the American Health Care Act (H.R. 1628), from further consideration just before members were supposed to vote. The bill had been scheduled for a vote on the House floor Friday afternoon but, recognizing that it was headed for defeat, the House leadership cancelled the vote.

It is now unlikely that Congress will pursue any legislation to repeal or replace the ACA this year. That does not mean, however, that we will not see changes in how the ACA is enforced. President Trump has directed the Departments of Labor (DOL), Treasury (including the IRS), and Health and Human Services (HHS) to review all existing regulations and to initiate steps to revise or eliminate burdensome rules. Congress also may use authority under the Congressional Review Act (CRA) to overturn, with a simple majority, certain regulations if they had been finalized only recently.

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