National Disability Organizations Submit Amicus Brief on Coverage of Preexisting Conditions

February 8, 2012

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AAPD filed an amicus brief along with other organizations who represent the interests of individuals who are at risk of serious financial and medical consequences if they cannot obtain insurance to cover the costs of their medical care. These individuals are thus tangibly and profoundly harmed by health insurers' practice of denying coverage to persons with pre-existing medical conditions and other abuses that are prohibited by the insurance reforms in the ACA, to which the minimum coverage provision is integral and essential