Auto-Enroll Mandate Removed from ACA

Finally, some good news for employers when it comes to ACA compliance. Today, President Obama signed the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015. Included, was a provision repealing the auto-enrollment requirement for organizations with over 200 employees.

This change comes as a relief for most large employers. Fears of “defaulting” employees into a medical plan they didn’t want were a significant cause of stress. Thankfully, there’s one less thing to worry about or implement.

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