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California’s Small Business Insurance SHOP Opens, A Contrast To Feds
Kaiser Health News

Just a few days after the federal government delayed online enrollment, California announced better news for small businesses who want to buy health insurance. Businesses with up to 50 employees can begin signing up online for coverage through the state’s new marketplace, officials announced Monday. Last week, the federal department of Health and Human Services said that businesses in 36 states could not get coverage online until November 2014 – the latest bump on the road to implementing the Affordable Care Act.