Reproductive Health Archive

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  • Vasectomy Comments

    These comments were submitted in response to Notice 2018-12, in which the Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) requested comments on the appropriate standards for preventive care under § 223(c)(2)(C) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and "other issues related to the provision of preventive care” under a high deductible…

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  • Amicus: Doe v. Trump, Ninth Circuit

    The National Health Law Program, the American Public Health Association, and 48 other groups filed an amicus brief opposing the President’s October 4, 2019 immigration proclamation. The Proclamation bars the entry of intending immigrants to the United States unless they have “approved health insurance” or “the financial resources to…

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  • WEBINAR: Advancing Reproductive and Sexual Health in Medicaid – Overview of the Medicaid Program

    This webinar provides an overview of the Medicaid program, including a brief history of Medicaid, its program structure and administration, and due process protections. The webinar is part of a series geared for advocates from the reproductive health/rights/justice, legal services, and other related fields who are interested in increasing their…

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  • NHeLP Comments on HHS License to Discriminate Proposed Rule

    Earlier this year, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services  (HHS) granted South Carolina’s federally funded Title IV-E Foster Care Program a “waiver” from nondiscrimination requirements.  The leading foster care provider in the state, Miracle Hill Ministries, refused to place children with non-Protestant families. The agency turned down…

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  • Young v. Azar, D.D.C.

    Four low-income individuals from Michigan enrolled in Medicaid filed a class action lawsuit against the Trump administration challenging its approval of Michigan’s Medicaid waiver project, which includes an illegal work requirement and allows Michigan to charge enrollees premiums and terminate coverage for failure to complete certain “healthy behaviors.” Partners: Center…

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  • Medicaid Abortion Coverage in Arizona

    After finding that several states violated federal policy requiring reporting waivers in cases of rape, NHeLP partnered with state advocates to institute those waivers when Medicaid enrollees seek abortion coverage. One such state is Arizona. The National Health Law Program is pleased to release its most recent fact sheet, Medicaid…

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