Amicus Brief of AARP and NHeLP in King v. Burwell, U.S. Supreme Court

Amicus Brief of AARP and NHeLP in King v. Burwell, U.S. Supreme Court

Executive Summary

Amicus brief of AARP and the National Health Law Program in King v. Burwell supporting the availability of the Affordable Care Act’s tax credits in all Marketplaces and urging the Supreme Court to uphold the law. The amici focus on the importance of the ACA to pre-Medicare older adults and detail how the availability of tax credits are crucial to achieving the ACA’s mission of providing near universal health care coverage.

Case No. 14-114

In the Supreme Court of the United States

DAVID KING, ET AL., Petitioners,

v.

SYLVIA BURWELL, SECRETARY OF HEALTH AND

HUMAN SERVICES, ET AL., Respondents.
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On Writ of Certiorari To The United States
Court of Appeals For the Fourth Circuit
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Brief of Amici Curiae AARP, National Health Law
Program, Services and Advocacy for Gay, Lesbian,
Bisexual and Transgender Elders, and National
Council On Aging In Support of Respondents
Urging Affirmance

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