Constitutional Issues and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) Session

NCSL's Legislative Summit 2010

July 27, 2010 — Louisville, Kentucky

Since passage of the federal health reform laws in March, questions have been raised about the constitutionality of some key provisions, including the requirement that most people have health insurance and the expansion of who is entitled to Medicaid. Explore and discuss these key constitutional questions and review pending challenges to the new laws.