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La Ley del Cuidado de Salud a Bajo Precio

In March 2010, Congress passed and the President signed into law the Affordable Care Act, which is a comprehensive health care reform law. The law was enacted in two parts: The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act was signed into law and was amended by the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act on March 30, 2010. The name "Affordable Care Act" is used to refer to the final, amended version of the law.

  • – Provides a detailed overview of the Affordable Care Act
  • HHS Strategic Plan and Priorities - Transform Health Care - With the Affordable Care Act, HHS has an opportunity to improve the health of millions of Americans. As the principal Federal agency in charge of improving Americans' health and implementing the Affordable Care Act, HHS will seek to drive down costs, put more money in the hands of the American people, and ensure all Americans receive the health care services they need and deserve.
  • The White House, Overview of the Act - Includes timelines for implementation, myths and facts, and health care news.

Fact Sheets

The fact sheets are condensed summaries of important provisions in the Affordable Care Act.