27 Oct 2010

Effective date of CLASS Act is uncertain

27 Oct 2010

One of the oft-missed early provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) was the establishment of a national long-term care program, to help people defray the cost of supported living in their later years.  Initial reports indicated that employers would need to implement the program beginning January 1, 2011 but that deadline is now in doubt.

More details here, from Employee Benefit News.

We will continue to track this issue, as it will affect all small businesses and their employees.

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