California Senator Sues State, Claiming Improper Cancellation Of Insurance Policies

Mealey's (June 10, 2015, 8:47 AM EDT) -- LOS ANGELES — California’s health exchange forced the cancellation of 1 million residents’ health plans and threatens millions more, despite the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) exclusion of existing policies from its coverage mandates, a state senator claims in a March 4, 2014, complaint (Edward Gaines, Gaines Insurance Agency Inc., et al. v. Peter Lee, in his official capacity as Executive Director of the California Health Benefit Exchange, et al., No. BS147414, Calif. Super., Los Angeles Co.).

(Complaint available. Document #93-140326-004C.)

California Sen. Edward...
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