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Affordable Care Act: Introduction

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The Patient Protection & Affordable Care Act

Pub. L. 111-148, 2010 U.S.C.C.A.N. (124 Stat.) 119.

This guide is designed to help you get started researching the The Patient Protection & Affordable Care Act (ACA). Areas covered here include Medicaid, the Individual Mandate, and the ACA's impact on small businesses.

The ACA is a federal law signed March 23, 2010 that requires everyone in the United States to have health insurance coverage. When first introduced in the House of Representatives as the Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act of 2009. As you perform your research, you may want to consider including this title in your searches.