SB-0065: CA Health Benefit Exchange: financial assistance

Session: 2019-2020
Author: Pan
Status: Alive
AAP-CA Position: Support
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To increase health care access would require Covered California to administer financial assistance to help low- and middle-income Californians access affordable health care coverage in the exchange. This bill requires Covered California to implement maximum premium contribution limits (8% or less of an individual’s annual household income) and reduce co-payments and deductibles for individuals with incomes between 200 percent and 400 percent FPL ($24,280 – $48,560 in annual household income for one person).

Last Action:

01/23/20 From committee with author’s amendments. Read second time and amended. Re-referred to Com. on APPR.
08/14/19 August 14 set for first hearing canceled at the request of author.
Download AAP Positional Letter: SB 65