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Obamacare Employer Mandate Delayed

The Obama Administration put the brakes on one of the key provisions of the Affordable Care Act. On Tuesday, it announced that the “employer mandate” – the requirement that employers with 50 or more workers offer health insurance or pay a fine – will be delayed by one year. Companies will now have until 2015 to comply. This delays potential penalties for employers, who can be fined $2,000 to $3,000 per worker if they fail to provide affordable coverage.

Read about the impact this may have on American businesses at WebMD’s Health Reform 101 blog.

Posted in Health Reform, Policy