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The Public Policy Committee recommends to the board of directors positions and priorities on legislative and regulatory issues impacting CUPA-HR members. View the association’s current Public Policy Statement.
News and information about the Affordable Care Act and how it impacts higher ed institutions
Higher Ed Institutions Are Making Changes to Benefits Plans Ahead of ACA
Results from CUPA-HR’s 2013 Employee Health Benefits Survey of Higher Education (August 5, 2013)
Visit CUPA-HR’s Affordable Care Act page
ACA Links, Glossary and FAQs
ACA and Student Emploment
Joint letter to the Treasury and IRS in support of safe harbors related to student employment (July 16, 2013)
Official Guidance on Delay of Employer Mandate
The IRS has issued a notice providing guidance on ACA transition relief. (July 9, 2013)
Employer Mandate Delayed to 2015
The delay is intended to reduce financial and regulatory burdens for businesses while reporting details are worked out. (July 3, 2013)
“Looking Forward to 2014: ACA Considerations for Higher Ed Employers”
Recording of a CUPA-HR webinar presented in partnership with ACE and AACC.
Update on ACA, Adjuncts and Student Employees
Comments in Response to IRS Section 4980H Re: Shared Responsibility for Employers Regarding Employee Health Coverage (March 18, 2013)
ACA Alert: Additional Feedback Needed on Adjuncts
Status update and action item request.
Adjuncts and the Affordable Care Act:CUPA-HR Seeks Guidance From the IRS
Learn more about this issue and CUPA-HR’s plans.
New laws and regulations that impact higher ed — and what you and your institution need to be doing NOW
Washington Insider Alert
House Hearing on ACA’s Potential Impact on Adjunct Faculty and Student Employees to be Webcast November 14 (November 13, 2013)
OFCCP Issues Final Rules for VEVRAA and Section 503 (August 28, 2013)
Supreme Court Rules in Fisher v. UT
An ACE Brief
Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act of 2013:
Working Families Flexibility Act:
Printable summary of the issues
Links, tools & successful practices
Breaking news e-mail archive