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Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez


RIN: 1210-AB46

Publication ID: Fall 2010

Title: Automatic Enrollment in Health Plans of Employees of Large Employers Under FLSA Section 18A

Abstract: This rulemaking implements section 1511 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010, which added section 18A to the Fair Labor Standards Act to require employers who have more than 200 full-time employees and who offer enrollment in one or more health benefits plans to automatically enroll new full-time employees in one of the plans offered and to continue enrollment of current employees.

Agency: Department of Labor(DOL)

Priority: Other Significant

RIN Status: First time published in the Unified Agenda

Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Prerule Stage

Major: Undetermined

Unfunded Mandates: Undetermined

CFR Citation: Not Yet Determined (To search for a specific CFR, visit the Code of Federal Regulations.)

Legal Authority: 29 USC 218A; FLSA sec 18A; PL 111-148, sec 1511, Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010

Legal Deadline: None




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Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: Undetermined

Government Levels Affected: Federal, Local, State

Federalism: Undetermined

Included in the Regulatory Plan: No

RIN Data Printed in the FR: No

Agency Contact:
Janet Walters
Senior Advisor
Department of Labor
Employee Benefits Security Administration
200 Constitution Avenue NW., FP Building, Room N5655,
Washington, DC 20210
Phone:202 693-8500
Fax:202 219-7291