OH | The Ohio Department of Insurance has issued Bulletin 2021-01.
On January 19, 2021, the Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight (“CCIIO”) issued an Insurance Standards Bulletin extending CCIIO’s transitional policy through calendar year 2022, provided that all policies begin on or before October 1, 2022 and end by December 31, 2022. Some previous bulletins referred to this topic as a “transitional policy” and CCIO is now calling the policy a “non-enforcement policy”, but the substance of the policy remains unchanged from previous years. As with previous transitional policies, this policy applies to non-grandfathered health insurance plans in the individual and small group markets that would otherwise terminate or require modification as a result of the federal health insurance market reforms required under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (“ACA”). Continue Reading