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Alquist’s SB 890 aims to standardize the range of policies that are available to individual consumers so that “apples-to-apples” comparisons could be made. The bill standardize the market, from the current “confusing maze of over 100 products” where consumers have little ability to determine the differences between plans.

“This would be the first step in beginning to implement health care reform,” Alquist said. “We need to restructure for Californians the market in which they buy their own insurance.”