The Public Law section council meeting originally scheduled for January 2nd has been postponed and will be held on Thursday, January 9th from 5:30-7 pm. Any questions, please email Jean Stevens at...
The Seventh Annual Public Law Conference has been postponed until January. The new date will be announced shortly
Don't forget to register for next Tuesday's program - "How to Succeed in Adjudicatory Proceedings and Administrative Appeals." It promises to be a great program. For more infomration, click the below...
A recent, excerpted MBA article -- Prescription Drugs Price Variation and the ‘Cost Reduction’ Feature in 2015 Medicare Part D Plans ( http://www.massbar.org/publications/e-journal/2014/november/11-20/health-law ) – applies now to lawyers who assist elderly individuals in need of Medicare coverage and prescriptive medications. Medicare beneficiaries are presently engaged in the annual open enrollment process, which began October 15 th and will continue through December 7 th .
There’s a new agency on the block, and its task is to transform health care regulation in the Commonwealth. The Health Policy Commission (“HPC”) was created by Chapter 224 of the Acts of 2012. The HPC is an independent agency, nominally housed within the Executive Office of Administration and Finance. It is governed by an 11-member Board, consisting of the Secretary of Administration and Finance and the Secretary of Health and Human Services, each ex officio , and three members appointed...
If you are a section member and want to formulate legislation, publish articles or join a CLE panel, you can do all of these things as a Section Council member.
If you are interested in being considered for an appointment to the Public Law Section Council for the 2014-2015 Association year, please email firstname.lastname@example.org indicating your interest by June 2, 2014.
This is a great opportunity to become more involved in the MBA and to become a leader in your community.