5 CFR 890.108 - Will OPM waive requirements for continued coverage during retirement?

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§ 890.108 Will OPM waive requirements for continued coverage during retirement?
(a) Under5 U.S.C. 8905(b), OPM may waive the eligibility requirements for health benefits coverage as an annuitant for an individual when, in its sole discretion, it determines that due to exceptional circumstances it would be against equity and good conscience not to allow a person to be enrolled in the FEHB Program as an annuitant.
(b) The individual's failure to satisfy the eligibility requirements must be due to exceptional circumstances. An individual requesting a waiver must provide OPM with evidence that:
(1) The individual intended to have FEHB coverage as an annuitant (retiree);
(2) The circumstances that prevented the individual from meeting the requirements of5 U.S.C. 8905(b) were beyond the individual's control; and
(3) The individual acted reasonably to protect his or her right to continue coverage into retirement.
[72 FR 19100, Apr. 17, 2007]

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  • 2015-05-21; vol. 80 # 98 - Thursday, May 21, 2015
    1. 80 FR 29203 - Federal Employees Health Benefits Program; Subrogation and Reimbursement Recovery
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      OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT
      Final rule.
      This final rule is effective June 22, 2015.
      5 CFR Part 890

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Title 5 published on 2015-01-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 5 CFR Part 890 after this date.

  • 2015-05-21; vol. 80 # 98 - Thursday, May 21, 2015
    1. 80 FR 29203 - Federal Employees Health Benefits Program; Subrogation and Reimbursement Recovery
      GPO FDSys XML | Text
      OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT
      Final rule.
      This final rule is effective June 22, 2015.
      5 CFR Part 890