Analysis: Ind., Ky. and Ohio's Health Insurance Exchange
September 10, 2012, 1:04 PM EDT
Law360, New York (September 10, 2012, 1:04 PM EDT) -- The Affordable Care Act requires the establishment of at least one operational health insurance exchange in every state by Jan. 1, 2014. The law affords each state the opportunity to build an exchange to meet the needs of their citizens so long as they follow certain federal requirements.
A state may design an exchange controlled by the state with financial support from the federal government or develop a “hybrid system” that allows for a partnership between the state and the federal government. In the alternative, if...