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California Health Benefit Exchange Director Peter V. Lee to Hold Media Availability on the Supreme Court Decision Regarding the Affordable Care Act

WHAT: Telephone conference call for media regarding the Supreme Court decision on the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act.

WHO: Peter V. Lee, Executive Director, California Health Benefit Exchange

WHEN: Thursday, June 28, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. (PST). Mr. Lee will also be available for on- camera comment immediately after the teleconference. Please call the above number to schedule.

WHERE: Conference line for media: 1 (866) 352-2112 (Participant Code: 8824536#)

WHY: The California Health Benefit Exchange is charged with creating a new insurance marketplace in which individuals and small businesses will be able to purchase competitively priced health plans using federal tax subsidies and credits beginning in 2014. The Supreme Court’s decision may impact the core elements in the Affordable Care Act and the implementation of health reform.

For more information on the California Health Benefit Exchange, please visit