What if I don’t enroll during mandatory Open Enrollment and submit a form late?
Your agency can process your enrollment form through Nov. 15
and an enrollment-remedy form through Dec. 31, 2009, with coverage effective Jan. 1, 2010.
What if I see an enrollment error in my first pay statement of 2010?
You can ask your agency to assist you within 30 days of the pay statement. Note: Failure to act during Open Enrollment is not an error.
What if I don’t enroll during mandatory Open Enrollment and I...
…need to cover my dependent Jan. 1, 2010?
You can pay for COBRA coverage within 60 days, with the coverage going back to the date it was lost.
…want to restore dependent coverage through PEBB?
You can update dependent coverage beginning Jan.1, with coverage effective the first of the month after agency processing.
…want to restore coverage for a child age 19 up to 24?
You can add the child to coverage by certifying the child’s eligibility, with coverage beginning the first of the month after your agency receives the form.
…want a flexible spending account?
You can enroll during the plan year only if you experience a qualified change in status per IRS code.