reply to post by Soylent Green Is People
i am not being obtuse, you are obfuscating the obvious
i am also not avoiding your comment because it's ridiculous.
Amish who "may feel that they are breaking their religious laws", will NOT be participating, period.
whether or not ANYONE uses the insurance is irrelevant.
the point of being obligated to buy it
and expected to follow all of its demands upon their healthcare is the contention.
[if they do not believe in contraception, they should not be forced to provide or pay for it]
religious sects my buttt ... try the majority of Americans
, whether religiously affiliated or not.
Most Muslim sects will NOT meet those criteria.
and those that don't today, will create or join an HCM so they may, that is the
since i am neither Amish or Mennonite (obviously, neither are you) why don't you ask THEM, instead of arguing nonsense that really doesn't apply,
there is no law exempting their "feelings", although you seem to think there is.
there is no Constitutional protection from being TAXED, as clarified by the USSC.
IF they are exempt via existing
IRS tax code, it will carryover.
IF they are not, they will create an HCM so they can be ... whichever group you care to name.
and that boat is getting bigger every day.