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Maryland Health Benefit Exchange Act of 2011, March 1st, 2011

Establishes a structure and framework to develop the insurance exchanges required by the Affordable Care Act. The exchanges will help individuals and small businesses buy and afford coverage by offering different insurance plans and providing federal subsidies for their purchase. http://mlis.state.md.us/2011rs/chapters_noln/Ch_2_hb0166T.pdf

Health Insurance – Conformity with Federal Law (2011), March 1st, 2011

Implementation of the federal Affordable Care Act will extend health insurance to 350,000 Marylanders and save the state approximately $800 million over ten years.  This bill aligns Maryland law with the consumer protections in the Affordable Care Act.  For example, in addition to making pre-existing condition exclusions illegal, the new rules will help 3.6 million  Read the Rest…