By: Stephanie Klapper
February 24, 2021
EXCERPT: “A provision in reform bills sponsored by Del. Lorig Charkoudian (House Bill 1002) and Sen. James Rosapepe (Senate Bill 893) would make it significantly easier for uninsured people who have become unemployed to sign up for health insurance coverage.
The measure would allow people who sign up for unemployment benefits to check a box on their forms and begin the process to enroll in health coverage through the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange.”