Editor's Note :

close editor's note Editor's Note :

The Supreme Court will release orders from the March 15 conference on Monday at 9:30 a.m. There is a possibility of opinions on Tuesday and Wednesday.
On Monday the Supreme Court hears oral argument in Virginia House of Delegates v. Bethune-Hill; Amy Howe has our preview.
On Monday the Supreme Court also hears oral argument in Smith v. Berryhill; Kathryn Moore has our preview.

Virginia v. Sebelius

Petition for certiorari denied on April 25, 2011
Docket No. Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
10-1014 N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2010

Issue: (1) Whether the Commonwealth of Virginia has standing to challenge the minimum coverage provision of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010, which requires individuals to maintain a minimum level of health insurance or pay a penalty; (2) whether the minimum coverage provision is a valid exercise of Congress's Article I powers; (3) whether the minimum coverage provision is severable from all the remaining provisions of the law; and (4) whether the district court erred when it denied injunctive relief.

SCOTUSblog Coverage

Briefs and Documents

Certiorari-stage documents

 
Share:
Term Snapshot
Awards