DOVER, Del. (AP) - A state panel is getting an update on Delaware's plans to implement a new health insurance exchange being set up under the federal health care reform law.

The Delaware Health Care Commission meets Wednesday afternoon in Dover to receive a presentation on the Affordable Care Act and an update on the implementation of Delaware's health insurance marketplace.

The state will begin enrolling clients in its health insurance exchange in October for coverage effective Jan. 1, 2014.

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BALTIMORE (AP) - New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is coming to Maryland to speak in favor of same-sex marriage in Maryland.

Bloomberg is scheduled to hold a news conference with Gov. Martin O'Malley and Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake in Baltimore on Friday.

Bloomberg recently donated $250,000 to the Marylanders for Marriage Equality campaign.

Maryland voters will be deciding whether to allow same-sex marriage in the state on Election Day.