COBRA Coverage Extension
While enrolled in COBRA coverage, you and/or your eligible dependents may be able to extend the COBRA coverage.
|Original qualifying event||Second qualifying event that lets you/your dependent extend COBRA coverage||Who gets the coverage extension?||When to notify the Fund Office||Length of coverage extension|
|You terminate employment (you quit, are laid off, or retire) or your hours are reduced||You become disabled within the first 60 days of COBRA coverage||You and your dependents||Within 60 days of becoming disabled||11 months|
|Your death, divorce, legal separation, or your child stops being eligible for coverage||Your dependents only (spouse and children)||Within 60 days of the second qualifying event||18 months|