Church Alliance Submits Statement to House Ways and Means Healthcare Subcommittee

On May 17, 2016, the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health held a hearing on “Tax-Related Proposals to Improve Health Care.” As a follow-up to the hearing, stakeholders such as the Church Alliance were invited to submit statements for the record to the subcommittee. The Church Alliance submitted to the health subcommittee the following Statement for the Record, explaining the Church Alliance’s position on proposals that would improve health care for the church health plans community. Specifically, the statement explains the urgent need for Congress to address the treatment of church health plans under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.