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Debate Over Delaying Individual Mandate Grows Louder



The American Academy of Actuaries is warning that delaying the individual mandate could affect risk pools and claims in 2014 and beyond. Health plans say they cannot work without this key provision of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.



1 comments on "Debate Over Delaying Individual Mandate Grows Louder"
Tyco Brahe (11/12/2013 at 10:30 AM)

The ACA won't work if the individual mandate is delayed. The GOP knows this very well, which is exactly why it's pushing the delay. The website should work within a month. People will then have until March 31st to sign up[INVALID]plenty of time. Plus, the flaws in most websites only show up when people try to use it in real time. Delaying the mandate to fix the website makes no sense. We'll go through the same thing next year.