The Department of Health and Human Services has made available additional grant funding for states and territories to continuing planning activities for establishment of insurance exchanges, which are required under the Affordable Care Act.

HHS last July awarded $49 million to 48 states and the District of Columbia in an initial round of planning grants. The exchanges are intended to enable consumers in each state and territory easy access to comparative information about health insurance benefits offered by government and private insurers, and to purchase coverage.

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