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Fight brews over mandates under HealthySF law
San Francisco Examiner

Business leaders are raising concerns about possible conflicts between San Francisco’s landmark health care law and President Barack Obama’s federal Affordable Care Act, pressuring city officials to re-examine required employer-spending mandates. As the federal law commonly known as Obamacare goes into effect next year — requiring individuals to have health insurance — the old debates over San Francisco’s Health Care Security Ordinance, often referred to as Healthy San Francisco, have resurfaced.