California Governor Signs Bill Seeking OK To Include Immigrants In ACA Exchange

Mealey's (June 14, 2016, 11:50 AM EDT) -- SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Gov. Jerry Brown on June 10 signed into law a bill that urges California officials to seek federal permission to allow immigrants, including those living illegally in the United States, access to the state’s Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) health insurance exchange.

(Bill as enacted available. Document #93-160622-007L.)

The ACA imposes certain restrictions on who qualifies for access to health insurance through the state exchanges. These restrictions exclude illegal aliens and aliens living lawfully in the country from obtaining insurance coverage...
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