U.S. Health Agency Proposes Reversing Obamacare Transgender Protections

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Published on May 25, 2019 - Duration: 00:34s

U.S. Health Agency Proposes Reversing Obamacare Transgender Protections

According to Reuters, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on Friday proposed a rule that would roll back protections for transgender patients under Obamacare.

The landmark Affordable Care Act extended civil rights protections in healthcare to gender identity and the termination of a pregnancy.

The agency’s Office of Civil Rights said it posted a proposed rule to roll back those provisions of the law.

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U.S. Health Agency Proposes Reversing Obamacare Transgender Protections

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