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Paid Obamacare Enrollment Data Likely Not Released Until February

Maybe later.

8:39 AM, Jan 9, 2014 • By JERYL BIER
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February 5 may actually be an optimistic estimate of when complete paid enrollment data will be available.  The following diagram is from a March 2013 version of a CMS document regarding transaction information in the FFEs:

Although revisions of this process will have changed the information flows illustrated by this diagram, the inclusion of information from state exchanges will certainly not make the accumulation of aggregate enrollment data any simpler.  The public may have to wait until mid-February (or later!) to find out the true Obamacare enrollment as of its January 1, 2014 debut.

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