Documents for the "Health Care and Education Affordability Reconciliation Act of 2010" released

Chicago — (March 18, 2010) 

Documents regarding the much anticipated reconciliation bill have been released. Below please find the actual language of the reconciliation bill, Congressional staff-authored summaries of the Act and a document prepared by the Congressional Budget Office reporting the budgetary impact of the bill. ASA staff are currently analyzing the documents.


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