The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act was passed by Congress and signed into law on March 23, 2010. The provisions of the ACA are being phased in over four years. Open enrollment in the Health Insurance Exchange Marketplace begins on October 1, 2013.
The Affordable Care Act has 10 Titles:
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