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It’s time to consolidate California’s dual insurance regulators, new report says
Sacramento Business Journal

The Affordable Care Act provides a powerful reason for California to ditch its complex system of dual insurance regulators in favor of a streamlined process, a new study concludes.

An enrollment shift in 2014 from the California Department of Insurance to the California Department of Managed Health Care — and the fact that DMHC now regulates the most enrollment in individual, small-group and large-group markets — suggests DMHC should be the single agency.