Employee Benefits Committee

The Employee Benefits Committee furthers the actuarial profession's involvement in policy issues specific to group plan issues. The committee monitors federal legislation and regulatory activities and is charged with developing background papers intended to inform and educate senior federal policy makers on issues related to group health care plans.

Staff liaison: David Linn

Chairperson: Colleen Driscoll

Daniel Pribe
James Rizzo
Zenaida Samaniego
Dale Yamamoto

Related Publications

Committees comment on the proposed rule regarding Health Reimbursement Arrangements (HRAs), that would create two new types of HRAs—Integrated HRAs and Excepted Benefit HRAs—which would allow employers to provide HRAs that could be used to pay for individual plan premiums and out-of-pocket health costs.  (December 13, 2018)
Active Benefits Subcommittee letter to the IRS regarding Notice 2015-52 on the excise tax for high-cost employer-sponsored health coverage under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). (October 01, 2015)
Committees Submit Comments on Health Reimbursement Arrangements and Other Account-Based Group Health Plans