The Affordable Care Act (Public Law 111-148, 111th Congress) was passed into law in March 2010. http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/PLAW-111publ148/pdf/PLAW-111publ148.pdf
This law made it a requirement for all Americans to have healthcare.
Cisco College is requiring all student athletes and performing art students to be enrolled in, and provide proof of a primary medical insurance plan for themselves to be fully protected while participating in any Intercollegiate Activity/ or Performing Arts event at Cisco College. It would be the responsibility of the student athlete, trainer, or performing arts member to maintain this coverage/insurance throughout their status as a participant in a program. If said student currently does not have primary insurance, Cisco College recommends using your right to find your own or/ participating in one of the following options:
- http://www.hhs.gov/healthcare : Affordable Care Act; Healthcare.gov.
- DOMESTIC https://retailweb.hcsc.net/retailshoppingcart/TX/census?ExpressLinkedAgentId=279902'
- INTERNATIONAL STUDENT ONLY : https://secure.visit-aci.com/insurance/ISP/Start.aspx
Insurance questions for Performing Arts : Beverly Massey: 254-442-5116 / firstname.lastname@example.org
Insurance questions for Athletes : Michael Garcia @254-442-5064 / email@example.com