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Early effects of health reform will prove mild
Atlanta Business Chronicle

Corporate America will start feeling the pinch of health-care reform within months, but the squeeze will come several years from now when the most controversial mandates take effect. President Barack Obama signed health-care reform legislation into law on March 23. While requirements that individuals buy health insurance and that businesses offer it won’t become law until 2014, the first expansions of what health plans must offer will begin in late September.