Health care bill's employer mandate delayed one year

Health care bill's employer mandate delayed one year

Restaurant industry association leaders welcomed the decision

Restaurant industry association leaders welcomed the Obama administration’s announcement on Tuesday to delay the Affordable Care Act’s employer mandate for one year.

The bill originally mandated that businesses with more than 50 full-time employees must offer health care insurance to their workers by Jan. 1, 2014, or pay a penalty.

The U.S. Treasury Department said the decision stemmed from widespread complaints from the business community that

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