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The following questions have been received by the Idaho Department of Insurance regarding the Idaho Health Insurance Exchange and SHOP (Idaho Exchange), the filing process, Qualified Health Plan standards, and other related topics. The answers are intended to offer guidance on current issues based on the DOI’s current understanding of applicable federal and state law requirements. If you have any concerns regarding the accuracy of any of the guidance, please contact Wes Trexler at the DOI by phone at 208-334-4315 or email. The DOI will continue to release additional information and revise these responses as needed.

Can a spouse (or other family member) be counted as an employee in a small employer health plan?

If your question is not answered above, please submit your question directly to the DOI.

Check our other 2013, 2014 and 2015 ACA FAQ pages.

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