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Final regulations: Coverage of preventive services, religious and moral exemptions

Coverage of preventive services, exemptions

The U.S. Treasury Department and IRS this afternoon, along with the Department of Labor and Department of Health and Human Services, release two sets of final rules concerning religious exemptions and moral exemptions and accommodations regarding coverage of certain preventive services of health plans.


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  • Read the final rule [PDF 1 MB] (147 pages) concerning religious exemptions and accommodations for preventive services covered under the Affordable Care Act
  • Read the final rule [PDF 1.3 MB] (202 pages) concerning moral exemptions and accommodations regarding coverage of certain preventive services 

Both sets of final regulations are effective on a date that is 60 days after the date when they are published in the Federal Register (publication is scheduled for November 15, 2018).

The purpose of this report is to provide text of these packages of final regulations.

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