U.S. Department of Labor (DOL)
Elizabeth Schumacher is the Acting Deputy Director of the Division of Regulations and Standards in the Office of Health Plan Standards and Compliance Assistance at the Department of Labor. She manages regulations and subregulatory guidance affecting group health plans under Part 7 of ERISA. She participates in the tri-Department task force responsible for implementing the Affordable Care Act, HIPAA, GINA, the mental health parity provisions and other group health plan reform provisions. She provides technical assistance with respect to litigation and pending legislation that would affect group health plan coverage. Ms. Schumacher received her JD from the University of Maryland School of Law and her BA from Pennsylvania State University.