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Affordable Care Act Delayed For Businesses

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Affordable Care Act Delayed For Businesses

Many of the mandated changes under the Affordable Care Act for business will be delayed for a year. The Department Health and Human Services will extend many of those deadlines to 2015. Dave Owen, President of the South Dakota Chamber of Commerce and Industry, says the delay is a good move…

Owen says the new law is a major change for most businesses……

Owen says most businesses realize that a delay doesn’t mean the ACA is going away……

The individual mandate is still scheduled to become law on January first.

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