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I wanted to ask about the Health care. When is it taking place that everyone has to have ins.

Asked by Lee Ann on Facebook.

On January 1, 2014, you must be enrolled in a health insurance plan that meets basic minimum standards. If you aren’t, you may be required to pay an assessment. You won’t have to pay an assessment if you have very low income and coverage is unaffordable to you, or for other reasons including your religious beliefs. You can also apply for a waiver asking not to pay an assessment if you don’t qualify automatically.

View a timeline of the Affordable Care Act, including what’s changing and when.

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