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December 3, 2013 12:00 AM

Ask Emily: Obamacare affects immigrants, too

Let’s start with one important detail: All naturalized citizens and legal immigrants must have health insurance as of Jan. 1 or pay a tax penalty, unless they’re exempt.

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Ask Emily is a monthly column by Emily Bazar of Kaiser Health News, a nonprofit news service covering health policy issues. She answers consumers’ questions about California’s new medical world. KHN is an editorially independent program of the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation and is not affiliated with Kaiser Permanente.

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