The Affordable Care Act is a federal statute, commonly referred to as Obamacare, signed into law by President Obama on March 23, 2010, and aims to increase the quality, availability, and affordability of health insurance. It requires all individuals to obtain insurance.
On Tuesday, July 2, 2013, the Obama Administration delayed the shared responsibility provision of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) for employers until 2015. PEBA will continue to offer insurance benefits to employees in FTE position for 2014. Changes are being reviewed for 2015