North Dakota Eyes Reinsurance, Option Similar to Idaho’s ACA Non-Compliant Plans

May 09, 2018
North Dakota Insurance Commissioner Jon Godfread announced Tuesday (May 8) that the state is looking to mitigate Affordable Care Act premium increases for the 2020 plan year by creating a state reinsurance program, modifying the state’s risk pools or implementing a plan similar to Idaho’s state-based plan initiative. Idaho's proposed plans, which would be ACA non-compliant, have yet to receive approval from the Trump administration, and North Dakota is the first state to publicly express interest in copying Idaho’s approach...

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