Immigrants and Healthcare Insurance in California

Eligibility and Immigration Most Immigrants Are Ordered to Have Health Coverage Under the Affordable Care Act, most individuals who are U.S. citizens, U.S. nationals or lawfully existing immigrants are required to have health coverage. There is a tax fine — identified as the “shared responsibility payment” — for those who do not possess health coverage and do not qualify for an exception. Although the new tax law may have affected…

March 27, 2018