LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Sunday, Feb. 15, is the deadline to get insurance as required under the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare.
Covered California hopes to get 500,000 additional California residents enrolled.READ MORE: Man Wanted For Robbery Leads Police On Motorcycle Chase In Whittier Area
The tax penalty for not having insurance doubles this calendar year.READ MORE: Dodger Fan Jessica Andrade Struck By Justin Turner Foul Ball In San Francisco
For a link to the Covered California website, click here.
Need help signing up? There is a free event for the public to walk you through the process, sponsored by Service Employees International Union and United Healthcare Workers West. It’s going on 1 p.m. through 11:59 p.m. Sunday at the SEIU-UHW office at 5480 Ferguson Drive, Commerce, 90022. You can also call (888) 920-4517.MORE NEWS: 101 Freeway In Hollywood Reopened Following Death Investigation
For more information about upcoming SEIU-UHW enrollment events visit SEIU-UHW.org.