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Section 1332 State Releif and Empowerment Waiver Concepts: State-Specific Premium Assistance Waiver Concept

This paper outlines the State-Specific Premium Assistance (SSPA) waiver concept, one of four section 1332 waiver concepts detailed in the November 2018 Waiver Concepts Discussion Paper. The SSPA waiver concept enables states to develop alternatives to the PPACA's premium subsidy structure.

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

Issue Date: July 15, 2019

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