Compliance Corner
October 17, 2017

Announcements

Podcast Update
October Webinar Miniseries on State Leave Laws in NY, D.C. and CA
November Webinar Series – Register Now

Health Care Reform

President Trump Issues Executive Order and CSR Announcement
Agencies Issue Interim Final Rules to Broaden Exemption from Contraceptive Coverage
PCOR Fee Increased for 2017-2018 Plan Years
IRS Releases Final Instructions for Forms 1094-C, 1095-C, 1094-B and 1095-B
DOL Proposes 90-Day Delay of Disability Claims Rule

Federal Health Updates

IRS Allows Paid Leave Donation for Hurricane Maria Relief Victims
HHS Withdraws Proposed Rules Requiring Certification of Compliance with HIPAA Standard Transactions

Retirement Updates

Legislation Provides Retirement Plan Relief to Hurricane Victims

State Updates

CA, NY

FAQs

What are the most common COBRA mistakes made by employers?


ANNOUNCEMENTS

Podcast Update

Due to the pending situation in the Senate, the Benefits Compliance Podcast is being postponed.

October Webinar Miniseries on State Leave Laws in NY, D.C. and CA

NFP’s Benefits Compliance team has completed the October webinar miniseries focused on the leave laws of three particularly burdensome states: New York, the District of Columbia and California. For NY, a new paid family leave law takes effect on Jan. 1, 2018. D.C. and CA also have new laws that may impact employers located or doing business in those states.

Couldn’t make the live webinar for NY, D.C. or CA? A recording of each session is posted to the NFP Client Learning Portal within 48 hours of the live webinar.

November Webinar Series – Register Now

NFP’s Benefits Compliance team is hosting its next series of webinars in November. Training dates are Nov. 1, Nov. 8 and Nov. 15, 2017, at 3:00 p.m. ET. The respective topics are “Open Enrollment Training Camp,” “Plan Sponsors, Beware: Practical Take-Aways from Recent Litigation and Government Guidance” and “Health Care Reform: 2018 and Beyond.”

The team reserves the right to change training topics in the event of significant legislative, judicial or regulatory developments.

Can’t make a live webinar? A recording of each session will be posted to the NFP Client Learning Portal within 48 hours of the live webinar. Those listening to a recorded webinar aren’t eligible for recertification credit.

The speaker will answer as many questions as possible during the webinar. If your question isn't answered by the end of the webinar, reach out to your advisor for assistance.

Open Enrollment Training Camp
November 1



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Plan Sponsors, Beware: Practical Take-Aways from Recent Litigation and Government Guidance
November 8

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Health Care Reform: 2018 and Beyond
November 15



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All programs are pending approval for 1.5 (general) recertification credit hours toward PHR, SPHR and GPHR recertification through the HR Certification Institute. For more information about certification or recertification, visit the HR Certification Institute website at www.hrci.org.