2017 ORS 743B.130¹
Requirement to offer bronze and silver plans
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This section is amended
Effective January 1, 2020
Relating to health insurance; creating new provisions; and amending ORS 731.146, 731.804, 743A.168, 743B.011, 743B.125, 743B.126, 743B.130 and 743B.800.

(1) In each individual or small group market, in which a carrier offers a health benefit plan through or outside of the health insurance exchange described in ORS 741.310 (Requirements for purchase of insurance through exchange and for participation of insurers in exchange), the carrier must offer to residents of this state a bronze and a silver plan certified by the Department of Consumer and Business Services as qualified health plans and meeting the requirements of subsection (2) of this section.

(2) The department shall prescribe by rule, in accordance with federal requirements, the form, level of coverage and benefit design for the bronze and silver plans that must be offered under subsection (1) of this section.

(3) As used in this section, “health benefit plan” has the meaning given that term in ORS 743B.005 (Definitions). [Formerly 743.822]

Note: 743B.130 (Requirement to offer bronze and silver plans) was added to and made a part of the Insurance Code by legislative action but was not added to ORS chapter 743B or any series therein. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 743B—Health Benefit Plans: Individual and Group, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors743B.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.