pdf Implementing the Affordable Care Act's Insurance Reforms

Guaranteed Issue and Guaranteed Renewal • State regulators and lawmakers and HHS should: o Establish standardized annual open enrollment periods for the fully insured individual market outside of the exchange that coincide with the annual open enrollment periods held by the exchanges and are sufficiently long to allow people to understand their options and obligations. o Mandate an initial open enrollment period for the fully insured individual market outside of the exchange that lasts at least six months and is consistent with the initial open enrollment period of the exchange from October 1, 2013 to March 31, 2014.

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Founded in 1987, Health Access is the statewide health care consumer advocacy coalition advocating for quality, affordable health care for all Californians. Our agenda includes:

  • Expanding Coverage: Implementing and improving upon health reform.
  • Fighting for a Fair Budget for the Future: Protecting public investments to preserve access to care.
  • Protecting Consumers: Ensuring consumer representation and protection.

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