On March 29, 2019, a judge in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia issued a ruling striking down the Department of Labor’s (DOL) Association Health Plan (AHP) rule.
On March 5, 2019, the Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released a Policy Statement announcing the procedures and conventions that they intend to follow regarding the issuance of regulatory and subregulatory guidance.
On April 2, 2019, the House Ways and Means Committee favorably voted out the "Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act of 2019" (the "SECURE Act").
On March 14, 2019, the House Committee on Financial Services’ Subcommittee on Investor Protection, Entrepreneurship and Capital Markets held a hearing entitled, “Putting Investors First? Examining the SEC’s Best Interest Rule.”