A group health plan and a health insurance issuer offering group health insurance coverage shall not apply any waiting period (as defined in section
300gg–3(b)(4) of this title) that exceeds 90 days.
(July 1, 1944, ch. 373, title XXVII, § 2708, as added and amended Pub. L. 111–148, title I, § 1201(4), title X, § 10103(b),Mar. 23, 2010, 124 Stat. 161, 892.)
Enactment of Section
For delayed effective date of section, see Effective Date note below.
A prior section
300gg–7, act July 1, 1944, ch. 373, title XXVII, § 2707, as added Pub. L. 110–381, § 2(b)(1),Oct. 9, 2008, 122 Stat. 4083, which related to coverage of dependent students on medically necessary leave of absence, was renumbered section 2728 of act July 1, 1944, and transferred to section
300gg–28 of this title.
A prior section 2708 of act July 1, 1944, was successively renumbered by subsequent acts and transferred, see section
238g of this title.
2010—Pub. L. 111–148, § 10103(b), struck out “or individual” after “offering group”.
Section effective for plan years beginning on or after Jan. 1, 2014, see section 1255 ofPub. L. 111–148, set out as a note under section
300gg of this title.
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