Under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), most citizens will be required to obtain health insurance by 2014. Failure to comply will result in a financial penalty assessed through the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).
Focus your discussion on the following:
- Explain whether the individual mandate provision of the Affordable Care Act violates human rights.
- What are the implications of the Affordable Care Act on the Constitution?
Be sure to include 2–3 scholarly resources to support your discussion.