QUESTION

Can immigrants buy health insurance through the health insurance marketplace?

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ANSWER

Most lawfully present immigrants can buy health insurance through the new health insurance marketplaces. This group includes lawfully present immigrants who cannot enroll in Medicaid.

Undocumented immigrants may not purchase coverage through the new health insurance marketplaces. (45 C.F.R. § 155.305).

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