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Seven States Decline to Comply With Obama’s Policy Change on Insurance Cancellations; AIS E-Alert Offers Full Analysis of States’ Reactions
Date:11/20/2013

Washington, DC (PRWEB) November 20, 2013

Of the 51 insurance commissioners across the U.S. including Washington, D.C., seven have now said that they will not comply with President Obama’s Nov. 14 policy change on insurance cancellations resulting from the Affordable Care Act. An E-News Alert sent by Atlantic Information Services (AIS) on Nov. 15, updated on Nov. 19, offers a full breakdown of states’ responses to the policy change. Subscribers to AIS’s health business newsletters — including Health Plan Week, Inside Health Insurance Exchanges and AIS’s Health Reform Week — receive E-News Alerts whenever important news breaks.

Under the regulatory fix announced last week, “issuers may choose to continue coverage that would otherwise be terminated or cancelled....Under this transitional policy, health insurance coverage in the individual or small group market that is renewed for a policy year starting between January 1, 2014, and October 1, 2014, and associated group health plans of small businesses, will not be considered to be out of compliance with the market reforms,” according to a letter CMS sent to state insurance commissioners.

Leaders in the states not complying gave varying reasons for their decisions. “To change course at this time, and delay certain market reforms,” Massachusetts Insurance Commissioner Joseph Murphy said Nov. 18, “could cause confusion and significant market disruption.” Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton (D) and Washington state Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler (D) both said that enforcing the policy change would result in more expensive plans for their states’ residents.

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