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Section 1332 State Relief and Empowerment Waiver Concepts: Adjusted Plan Options Waiver Concept

This paper outlines the Adjusted Plan Options (APO) waiver concept, one of four section 1332 waiver concepts detailed in the November 2018 Waiver Concepts Discussion Paper. The APO waiver concept enables states to consider providing financial assistance for non-QHPs, allowing non-QHPs to be sold on the Federal Exchange, or expanding the availability of catastrophic plans.

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Issued by: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

Issue Date: July 15, 2019

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