The petition of the day is:

16-967

Issues: (1) Whether 42 U.S.C. 405(h), the provision of the Medicare Act that provides that “[n]o action against the United States, the [Secretary of Health and Human Services], or any officer or employee thereof shall be brought under section 1331 or 1346 of Title 28 to recover on any claim [in bankruptcy] arising under this subchapter[,]” bars a district court from exercising jurisdiction over claims arising under the Medicare Act; and (2) whether 42 U.S.C. § 405(h) requires a debtor to exhaust administrative remedies prior to pursuing the relief available to debtors under the Bankruptcy Code.

Posted in Bayou Shores SNF, LLC v. Florida Agency for Health Care Administration, Cases in the Pipeline

Recommended Citation: Kate Howard, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Apr. 13, 2017, 11:24 PM), https://www.scotusblog.com/2017/04/petition-of-the-day-1134/