NHPRDANational Health Planning and Resource Development Act
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Congress repealed NHPRDA in 1986, and 14 states have since repealed their CON laws.
Under NHPRDA, entry restrictions at various levels of government became formalized under Certificate-of-Need (CON) laws.
645, 667 (1995) (declaring that "interpret[ing] ERISA's pre-emption provision as broadly as respondents suggest would have rendered the entire NHPRDA utterly nugatory, since it would have left States without the authority to do just what Congres was expressly trying to induce them to do by enacting the NHPRDA").