Red Flags Rule
President Obama is expected to sign legislation that narrows the scope of the Federal Trade Commission's "red flags" privacy rule.
The Federal Trade Commission has moved the compliance deadline for its "red flags" rule to Jan 1, 2011. It was set to take effect on Tuesday.
A number of medical groups filed a lawsuit in a Washington D.C. court Friday seeking exemption from the Federal Trade Commission's rule regarding identity theft regulations.
The House of Representatives has decided to include the Community Living Assistance Services and Supports (CLASS) Act, a voluntary long-term care insurance program, in its healthcare reform bill.
The U.S. House of Representatives this week voted unanimously--400-0--to pass legislation that would exempt certain healthcare facilities from the "red flags" rule.
Certain healthcare facilities would be exempt from the federal "red flags" rule under legislation recently introduced in the House of Representatives.