Another delay in health law’s employer requirement

Another delay in health law’s employer requirement

WASHINGTON (AP) — Angling to avoid political peril, the Obama administration today granted employers another delay in a heavily criticized requirement that medium-to-larger firms cover their workers or face fines. In one of several concessions in a complex Treasury Department regulation of more than 200 pages, the administration said companies with 50 to 99 employees will have an additional year to comply with the coverage requirement, until January 1, 2016.

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