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The Affordable Care Act: Coverage Implications and Issues for Immigrant Families

Publication Date
Apr 29, 2012

This brief provides an overview of how the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will affect the eligibility of different immigrants, depending on lawful status and length of residence in the U.S. It highlights the demographic, socioeconomic, and geographic characteristics and uninsured rates for key immigrant subgroups and describes how the ACA could affect coverage and access to care for these subgroups and their families. [16 PDF pages]

Immigrants & Refugees | Families with Children