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Eye on Washington: Legislative Updates

Updated on April 22, 2016

Final Summary of Benefits Coverage Template Released

The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) have released the final revised template and related materials for the summary of benefits and coverage (SBC) for use beginning with the first open enrollment period beginning on or after April 1, 2017.


Legislative Trends: Paid Sick Leave Policies Require Careful Employer Review

Apr 21

Paid sick leave laws pose a compliance challenge to employers.


DOL Fiduciary Investment Advice Regulations Released

Apr 7

Yesterday, the United States Department of Labor released a set of final regulations defining who is a “fiduciary” of an employee benefits plan under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA), as a result of giving investment advice to a plan or its participants or beneficiaries.


Joint Employment Under the Fair Labor Standards Act

Mar 29

In January 2016, the DOL released an Administrative Interpretation (the Guidance) to help employers understand how the DOL evaluates...


Transition Relief for Employers Participating in the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) Program

Mar 11

On March 7, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued Notice 2016-22 (Notice), providing guidance for employers claiming the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC)...

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