(Bloomberg) -- Most Americans enrolled in private health insurance through the new Obamacare exchanges will be able to renew their coverage automatically next year under rules proposed by the U.S. government.

About 8 million people signed up for private plans using the exchanges, including 5.4 million who used the federal healthcare.gov system. The rules released yesterday will ensure that most of those customers are able to effortlessly remain covered, as is common in employer-sponsored health plans.

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