Healthcare and entitlements:
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services are implementing new requirements to calculate non-medical expense limits for the Medicare Advantage and Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit programs.
The healthcare agency is also setting the payment rates for people enrolled in the government's Pre-Existing Condition Insurance Plan.
The Food and Drug Administration wants to reclassify some medical devices to treat the chronic stable chest pain, angina.
The Social Security Administration is updating its hearing rules to allow some people to participate via telephone.
The Education Department is pushing back the date for some state authorization regulations.
The International Trade Commission is altering its rules for enforcement and judgment.
The Securities and Exchange Commission is changing a manual on electronic data.