NEW: on #LGBT protections in #healthcare under the #ACA. HHS released its long awaited proposed revision to the 1557 rule. It's much more far reaching than has been reported thus far.
Kudos to HHS, which has just issued proposed rule that, consistent with ordinary meaning and court injunction, would define discrimination "on the basis of sex" to exclude discrimination on the basis of gender identity.
Here is a link to the notice of proposed rulemaking OCR issued today