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The Minnesota state legislature approved a plan to charge insurance carriers 3.5 percent on the premiums that take in — up from 1.5 percent this year — so the state can fund its exchange, known as MNsure. The exchange’s board must approve the increase before it is implemented, spokeswoman Jenni Bowring-McDonough said.

In Nevada, the Silver State Health Insurance Exchange board increased its fee on participating insurers from $4.95 to $13 on a per-member, per-month basis.

Kentucky is also considering an assessment on insurers to fund its exchange, kynect. It already had one in place to fund the state’s high-risk insurance pool program, which was phased out at the beginning of this year under the health care law, kynect spokeswoman Gwenda Bond noted.

California’s exchange officials recently outlined a budget plan that shows $363 million in leftover federal grant money to buttress its operations into 2015. It plans on assessing a $13.95 fee on insurers per member, per month, to cover expenses through 2016.