Eligible Immigration Status

Eligible Immigration Status

Sat, 02/15/2020 - 10:37

An immigration status that's considered eligible for getting health coverage through the Marketplace.

The rules for eligible immigration status may be different in each insurance affordability program.

Note: This means if the person does not have a legal immigrant status they cannot buy insurance through the Marketplace.

However, it is possible to purchase insurance in the open market through agents or directly from insurers.

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