Pritzker Signs Legislation For State-Based Marketplace for Health Insurance, Rate Review

Governor Pritzker is signing off on legislation authorizing a new state-based marketplace for Chicago and the rest of Illinois.  Residents currently access the Affordable Care Act Marketplace using the federal platform.  The full state-based marketplace is expected to go live in 2026.  The governor also signed historic rate review legislation, which is designed to protect health insurance consumers from unfair rate hikes.