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List of anchors (XLSX) for SBC Uniform Glossary terms (HHS, Labor, Treasury)

Guidance providing a list of anchors to terms in the uniform glossary that are included in the SBC so that plans and issuers can inbed links to the terms' definitions directly in the SBC itself. This version of the uniform glossary is applicable on or after Jan 1, 2021.

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

Issue Date: February 03, 2020

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