On March 27, 2020 President Trump signed in to law the "Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act" or the CARES Act.
Two specific provisions affected FSAs, HSAs and HRAs.
1. The act removed the requirement that a medicine and drug can only be reimbursed by a FSA, HSA, or HRA if it is prescribed. All over-the-counter drugs immediately qualify for reimbursement from FSAs, HSAs and HRAs.
2. Effective as of March 27, 2020 "Menstrual Care Products" now are included in the definition of qualified medical expenses. We should approve any receipts for these products. Per the law: "the term menstrual care product means tampon, pad, liner, cup, sponge, or similar product used by individuals with respect to menstruation..."