1999 Session

Budget Amendments - SB800 (Conference Report)

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Retiree Health Insurance (language only)

Item 567 #3c

Item 567 #3c

Independent Agencies
Virginia Retirement System

Page 446, after line 25, insert:
"C. State Medicare Retirees who elected to enroll in a Medicare + Choice plan when first eligible for Medicare or who transferred from a state-sponsored program to a Medicare + Choice plan and maintained continuous coverage in such a plan shall be eligible to participate in the state-sponsored Medicare Supplement health plan.  If
the retired Medicare-eligible employee first enrolled in a Medicare + Choice plan prior to January 1, 1999, the coverage effective date for returning to the state Medicare Supplement plan will be July 1, 1999."

(This amendment is self-explanatory.)