Legislation, CBO Estimates, the Supreme Court Decision, and Implementation Timeline
The following is the text of the two bills that comprised the health reform legislation, Congressional roll call votes, summaries of the bills’ provisions, and the text of the Supreme Court’s ruling on the Affordable Care Act.
Comparison of Access and Affordability Provisions in the Health Reform Bill
The following documents explain how these changes will affect insurance plans for you and your business and assess the bill’s impacts:
Supreme Court Ruling on the Constitutionality of the 2009 Health Reform Bills
Health Reform Implementation Timeline (The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation)
The Kaiser Foundation created an interactive timeline explaining when and how the provisions of the health care reform will be implemented over the next several years.
The Commonwealth Fund's Health Reform Resource Center Timeline and Provisions Tool
Use the Commonwealth Fund's Health Reform Resource Center Timeline for an overview of the Affordable Care Act's major provisions or use the "Find Health Reform Provisions" tool to search for specific provisions by year, category, and/or stakeholder group.