State

(2)The term “State” includes a State, any political subdivisions thereof, or any agency or instrumentality of either, which purports to regulate, directly or indirectly, the terms and conditions of employee benefit plans covered by this subchapter. (d)Nothing in this subchapter shall be construed to alter, amend, modify, invalidate, impair, or supersede any law of the United States (except as provided in) or any rule or regulation issued under any such law. (e)

Source

29 USC § 1144(c)(2)


Scoping language

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