Coverage for Over Age Dependents
Coverage for over age dependents who are age 26 through age 31, under
A SHBP covered employee may only enroll an over age child who is Chapter 375 eligible during the Annual SHBP Open Enrollment period — held during the month of October. Coverage for the over age child would begin in January with the start of the benefit plan year.
In order to meet the requirements for continuation of coverage under this law, the individual must be:
Fact Sheet #74 providing information on Chapter 375
Cost of Cobra Coverage vs. Chapter 375 coverage (for over age dependents who are age 26 through age 31)