Research Report Supreme Court Scenarios and Implications for the Affordable Care Act
A One-Page Guide to Four Likely Outcomes
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This short brief summarizes the likely key effects of alternative Supreme Court decisions regarding the Affordable Care Act. We consider scenarios in which the law is upheld, and alternatively that the individual mandate, the individual mandate plus the insurance reforms, and the entire law are overturned. We highlight the potential effects on the uninsured, spending, implementation, effects on states and other factors. Also available: Detailed brief
Research Areas Health and health care
Tags Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program  Medicare Health insurance
Policy Centers Health Policy Center