Affordable Care Act Information
New Jersey requires health insurance coverage in 2019. For more information visit GetCoveredNJ.
Affordable Care Act Information from New Jersey State Library — Click here.
Open enrollment for 2019 ended on December 15, 2018. It can still be possible to enroll for medical insurance if you or someone in your family has experienced a recent change such as loss of Health Insurance, a new marriage, a birth or adoption of a child or other specific circumstances.
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Key 2020 Open Enrollment dates
- The 2020 Open Enrollment Period for Healthcare coverage in 2020 runs from Friday, November 1, 2019, to Sunday, December 15, 2019.
- If you don’t act by December 15, 2019 you can’t get 2020 coverage unless you qualify for a Special Enrollment Period.
- Plans sold during the Open Enrollment start January 1, 2020.
NJ Family Care is both a federal and state funded health insurance program created to help qualify New Jersey residents of any age, by providing them with access to affordable health insurance.
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New Jersey State Library Guide to the Affordable Care Act (for 2019 coverage) - Helpful resources, links to the Federal Affordable Care law, sources of more information including the key points you need to know before open enrollment ends December 15 and more.
Also includes important information on New Jersey’s Health Insurance Market law and New Jersey’s individual mandate for health insurance.
The Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP) Marketplace is for small employers who want to provide health and dental insurance to their employees — affordably, flexibly, and conveniently.
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