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Section 1332 State Relief and Empowerment Waiver Concepts - Discussion Paper

This paper provides states with a springboard for innovative waiver ideas to pursue under section 1332 of the PPACA. States are encouraged to consider waiver concepts such as state-specific premium assistance, adjusted plan options, account-based subsidies, and risk stabilization strategies.

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

Issue Date: November 29, 2018

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