TITLE

DOL proposes speeding up ERISA plan appeals process

AUTHOR(S)
Fisher, Mary Jane
PUB. DATE
September 1998
SOURCE
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;9/21/98, Vol. 102 Issue 38, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the United States Labor Department's proposal to speed up the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1996 plan appeals process. Establishment of a shorter time limits for making health benefit claims decisions; Improvement of the claims appeal process.
ACCESSION #
1139037

 

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