Chapter 182-12 WAC

Last Update: 8/20/19

ELIGIBLE AND NONELIGIBLE EMPLOYEES

WAC Sections

182-12-108Purpose.
182-12-109Definitions.
182-12-111Which entities and individuals are eligible for public employees benefits board (PEBB) benefits?
182-12-113What are the obligations of a state agency in the application of employee eligibility?
182-12-114How do employees establish eligibility for public employees benefits board (PEBB) benefits?
182-12-116Who is eligible to participate in the salary reduction plan?
182-12-123Is dual enrollment in public employees benefits board (PEBB) prohibited?
182-12-128When may an employee waive enrollment in public employees benefits board (PEBB) medical and when may they enroll in PEBB medical after having waived enrollment?
182-12-129What happens when an employee moves from an eligible to an otherwise ineligible position or job due to a layoff?
182-12-131How do eligible employees maintain the employer contribution toward public employees benefits board (PEBB) insurance coverage?
182-12-133What options for continuation coverage are available to employees and their dependents during certain types of leave or when employment ends due to a layoff?
182-12-136May employees on approved educational leave waive continuation coverage?
182-12-138What options are available if an employee is approved for the federal Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) or the paid family and medical leave program?
182-12-141If an employee reverts from an eligible position, what happens to their public employees benefits board (PEBB) insurance coverage?
182-12-142What options for continuation coverage are available to faculty and seasonal employees who are between periods of eligibility?
182-12-146When is an enrollee eligible to continue public employees benefits board (PEBB) health plan coverage under Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act (COBRA)?
182-12-148What options for continuation coverage are available to employees during their appeal of dismissal?
182-12-171When is a retiring employee or a retiring school employee eligible to enroll in public employees benefits board (PEBB) retiree insurance coverage?
182-12-180When is an elected and full-time appointed official of the legislative and executive branch of state government, or their survivor eligible to continue enrollment in public employees benefits board (PEBB) retiree insurance coverage?
182-12-200May a retiring employee, a retiring school employee, or a retiree enrolled as a dependent in a health plan sponsored by public employees benefits board (PEBB), a Washington state educational service district, or school employees benefits board (SEBB) defer PEBB health plan enrollment under PEBB retiree insurance coverage?
182-12-205May a retiree or a survivor defer or voluntarily terminate public employees benefits board (PEBB) health plan enrollment under PEBB retiree insurance coverage?
182-12-207When can a retiree or an eligible dependent's public employees benefits board (PEBB) insurance coverage be terminated by the health care authority (HCA)?
182-12-208What are the requirements regarding enrollment in dental under public employees benefits board (PEBB) retiree insurance coverage?
182-12-209Who is eligible for retiree term life insurance?
182-12-211May an employee or a school employee who is determined to be retroactively eligible for disability retirement enroll or defer enrollment in public employees benefits board (PEBB) retiree insurance coverage?
182-12-250Public employees benefits board (PEBB) insurance coverage eligibility for survivors of emergency service personnel killed in the line of duty.
182-12-260Who are eligible dependents?
182-12-262When may subscribers enroll or remove eligible dependents?
182-12-263National Medical Support Notice (NMSN).
182-12-265What options for continuing health plan enrollment are available to a surviving spouse, state registered domestic partner, or child, if an employee, a school employee, or a retiree dies?
182-12-270What options for continuation coverage are available to dependents who cease to meet the eligibility criteria as described in WAC 182-12-260?
182-12-300Public employees benefits board (PEBB) wellness incentive program eligibility and procedural requirements.
DISPOSITION OF SECTIONS FORMERLY CODIFIED IN THIS TITLE
182-12-110Purpose. [Statutory Authority: Chapter 41.05 RCW. WSR 96-08-043, § 182-12-110, filed 3/29/96, effective 4/29/96; Order 5646, § 182-12-110, filed 2/9/76.] Repealed by WSR 04-18-039, filed 8/26/04, effective 1/1/05. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160 and 41.05.165.
182-12-112Insurance eligibility for higher education. [Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160. WSR 08-20-128 (Order 08-03), § 182-12-112, filed 10/1/08, effective 1/1/09; WSR 07-20-129 (Order 07-01), § 182-12-112, filed 10/3/07, effective 11/3/07. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160 and 41.05.165. WSR 04-18-039, § 182-12-112, filed 8/26/04, effective 1/1/05.] Repealed by WSR 09-23-102 (Order 09-02), filed 11/17/09, effective 1/1/10. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160.
182-12-115Eligible employees. [Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160. WSR 07-20-129 (Order 07-01), § 182-12-115, filed 10/3/07, effective 11/3/07; WSR 06-12-002 (Order 06-01), § 182-12-115, filed 5/25/06, effective 6/25/06; WSR 05-17-132 (Order 04-04), § 182-12-115, filed 8/19/05, effective 9/2/05. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160 and 41.05.165. WSR 03-17-031 (Order 02-07), § 182-12-115, filed 8/14/03, effective 9/14/03. Statutory Authority: Chapter 41.05 RCW. WSR 96-08-043, § 182-12-115, filed 3/29/96, effective 4/29/96; WSR 92-08-003, § 182-12-115, filed 3/18/92, effective 3/18/92; WSR 91-14-084, § 182-12-115, filed 7/1/91, effective 7/1/91. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.065(3). WSR 90-12-037, § 182-12-115, filed 5/31/90, effective 7/1/90. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.065. WSR 89-12-045 (Resolution No. 89-2), § 182-12-115, filed 6/2/89; WSR 89-01-053 (Resolution No. 88-6), § 182-12-115, filed 12/15/88. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.010. WSR 88-19-078 (Resolution No. 88-4), § 182-12-115, filed 9/19/88; WSR 88-12-034 (Resolution No. 88-1), § 182-12-115, filed 5/26/88, effective 7/1/88. Statutory Authority: Chapter 41.05 RCW. WSR 86-21-042 (Resolution No. 86-6), § 182-12-115, filed 10/10/86; WSR 83-12-007 (Order 2-83), § 182-12-115, filed 5/20/83; WSR 80-05-016 (Order 2-80), § 182-12-115, filed 4/10/80; WSR 78-08-071 (Order 5-78), § 182-12-115, filed 7/26/78; Order 5646, § 182-12-115, filed 2/9/76.] Repealed by WSR 09-23-102 (Order 09-02), filed 11/17/09, effective 1/1/10. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160.
182-12-117Eligible retirees. [Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160 and 41.05.165. WSR 03-17-031 (Order 02-07), § 182-12-117, filed 8/14/03, effective 9/14/03. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160. WSR 01-17-042 (Order 01-01), § 182-12-117, filed 8/9/01, effective 9/9/01; WSR 97-21-127, § 182-12-117, filed 10/21/97, effective 11/21/97. Statutory Authority: Chapter 41.05 RCW. WSR 96-08-043, § 182-12-117, filed 3/29/96, effective 4/29/96.] Repealed by WSR 04-18-039, filed 8/26/04, effective 1/1/05. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160 and 41.05.165.
182-12-118Insurance eligibility for surviving dependents of emergency service personnel killed in the line of duty. [Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160 and 41.05.065. WSR 01-24-047 (Order 01-04), § 182-12-118, filed 11/29/01, effective 12/30/01.] Repealed by WSR 04-18-039, filed 8/26/04, effective 1/1/05. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160 and 41.05.165.
182-12-119Eligible dependents. [Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160 and 41.05.165. WSR 03-17-031 (Order 02-07), § 182-12-119, filed 8/14/03, effective 9/14/03. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160. WSR 02-18-087 (Order 02-02), § 182-12-119, filed 9/3/02, effective 10/4/02; WSR 01-01-126 (Order 00-02), § 182-12-119, filed 12/19/00, effective 1/19/01; WSR 99-19-028 (Order 99-04), § 182-12-119, filed 9/8/99, effective 10/9/99; WSR 97-21-127, § 182-12-119, filed 10/21/97, effective 11/21/97. Statutory Authority: Chapter 41.05 RCW. WSR 96-08-043, § 182-12-119, filed 3/29/96, effective 4/29/96.] Repealed by WSR 04-18-039, filed 8/26/04, effective 1/1/05. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160 and 41.05.165.
182-12-120Noneligible employees. [Order 5646, § 182-12-120, filed 2/9/76.] Repealed by WSR 88-12-034 (Resolution No. 88-1), filed 5/26/88, effective 7/1/88. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.010.
182-12-121Does a change in position or job affect eligibility status? [Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160 and 41.05.165. WSR 04-18-039, § 182-12-121, filed 8/26/04, effective 1/1/05. Statutory Authority: Chapter 41.05 RCW. WSR 80-01-082 (Order 5-79), § 182-12-121, filed 12/27/79.] Repealed by WSR 09-23-102 (Order 09-02), filed 11/17/09, effective 1/1/10. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160.
182-12-122Surviving dependents eligibility. [Statutory Authority: Chapter 41.05 RCW. WSR 86-16-061 (Resolution No. 86-3), § 182-12-122, filed 8/5/86; WSR 80-05-016 (Order 2-80), § 182-12-122, filed 4/10/80; WSR 78-08-071 (Order 5-78), § 182-12-122, filed 7/26/78.] Repealed by WSR 96-08-043, filed 3/29/96, effective 4/29/96. Statutory Authority: Chapter 41.05 RCW.
182-12-124Determination by department of retirement systems of retroactive eligibility for PEBB pension. [Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160 and 41.05.165. WSR 03-17-031 (Order 02-07), § 182-12-124, filed 8/14/03, effective 9/14/03.] Repealed by WSR 04-18-039, filed 8/26/04, effective 1/1/05. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160 and 41.05.165.
182-12-125Employee or dependents become ineligible for state group coverage. [Statutory Authority: Chapter 41.05 RCW. WSR 84-09-043 (Resolution No. 2-84), § 182-12-125, filed 4/16/84; Order 5646, § 182-12-125, filed 2/9/76.] Repealed by WSR 84-14-058 (Order 5-84), filed 6/29/84. Statutory Authority: Chapter 41.05 RCW.
182-12-126Extension of retiree dependents' eligibility. [Statutory Authority: Chapter 41.05 RCW. WSR 86-16-061 (Resolution No. 86-3), § 182-12-126, filed 8/5/86.] Repealed by WSR 87-21-069 (Resolution No. 87-6), filed 10/19/87. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.010 and 41.05.025.
182-12-127Extension of retiree dependents' eligibility. [Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.065. WSR 89-12-045 (Resolution No. 89-2), § 182-12-127, filed 6/2/89. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.010. WSR 88-19-078 (Resolution No. 88-4), § 182-12-127, filed 9/19/88. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.010 and 41.05.025. WSR 87-21-069 (Resolution No. 87-6), § 182-12-127, filed 10/19/87.] Repealed by WSR 91-11-010, filed 5/3/91, effective 6/3/91. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.010 and 41.05.025.
182-12-130Retirees eligible for medicare. [Statutory Authority: Chapter 41.05 RCW. WSR 91-14-084, § 182-12-130, filed 7/1/91, effective 7/1/91; WSR 80-05-016 (Order 2-80), § 182-12-130, filed 4/10/80; Order 4-77, § 182-12-130, filed 11/17/77; Order 5646, § 182-12-130, filed 2/9/76.] Repealed by WSR 96-08-043, filed 3/29/96, effective 4/29/96. Statutory Authority: Chapter 41.05 RCW.
182-12-132Deferring coverage at or following retirement. [Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160 and 41.05.165. WSR 03-17-031 (Order 02-07), § 182-12-132, filed 8/14/03, effective 9/14/03. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160. WSR 02-18-087 (Order 02-02), § 182-12-132, filed 9/3/02, effective 10/4/02; WSR 01-01-126 (Order 00-02), § 182-12-132, filed 12/19/00, effective 1/19/01; WSR 97-21-127, § 182-12-132, filed 10/21/97, effective 11/21/97. Statutory Authority: Chapter 41.05 RCW. WSR 96-08-043, § 182-12-132, filed 3/29/96, effective 4/29/96; WSR 80-05-016 (Order 2-80), § 182-12-132, filed 4/10/80.] Repealed by WSR 04-18-039, filed 8/26/04, effective 1/1/05. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160 and 41.05.165.
182-12-135Eligibility for employees on leave without pay. [Order 4-77, § 182-12-135, filed 11/17/77; Order 5646, § 182-12-135, filed 2/9/76.] Repealed by WSR 80-05-016 (Order 2-80), filed 4/10/80. Statutory Authority: Chapter 41.05 RCW.
182-12-140New eligible employees. [Order 4-77, § 182-12-140, filed 11/17/77; Order 5646, § 182-12-140, filed 2/9/76.] Repealed by WSR 89-05-013 (Resolution No. 89-1), filed 2/9/89. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.065.
182-12-145Insurance eligibility for higher education. [Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160 and 41.05.165. WSR 03-17-031 (Order 02-07), § 182-12-145, filed 8/14/03, effective 9/14/03. Statutory Authority: Chapter 41.05 RCW. WSR 96-08-043, § 182-12-145, filed 3/29/96, effective 4/29/96; Order 5646, § 182-12-145, filed 2/9/76.] Repealed by WSR 04-18-039, filed 8/26/04, effective 1/1/05. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160 and 41.05.165.
182-12-150Husband and wife are eligible employees. [Order 5646, § 182-12-150, filed 2/9/76.] Repealed by Order 4-77, filed 11/17/77.
182-12-151Dependent life insurance. [Order 01-77, § 182-12-151, filed 8/26/77.] Repealed by WSR 96-08-043, filed 3/29/96, effective 4/29/96. Statutory Authority: Chapter 41.05 RCW.
182-12-155Classified employee eligible for employer contribution. [Order 5646, § 182-12-155, filed 2/9/76.] Repealed by Order 4-77, filed 11/17/77.
182-12-160Elected officials. [Statutory Authority: Chapter 41.05 RCW. WSR 86-06-003 (Resolution No. 86-1), § 182-12-160, filed 2/20/86; Order 5646, § 182-12-160, filed 2/9/76.] Repealed by WSR 96-08-043, filed 3/29/96, effective 4/29/96. Statutory Authority: Chapter 41.05 RCW.
182-12-165State contribution for permanent employees appointed to instructional year or seasonal positions. [Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.010. WSR 88-12-034 (Resolution No. 88-1), § 182-12-165, filed 5/26/88, effective 7/1/88; Order 7228, § 182-12-165, filed 12/8/76.] Repealed by WSR 96-08-043, filed 3/29/96, effective 4/29/96. Statutory Authority: Chapter 41.05 RCW.
182-12-170State contributions for medicare for actively employed. [Order 7228, § 182-12-170, filed 12/8/76.] Repealed by WSR 83-22-042 (Resolution No. 6-83), filed 10/28/83. Statutory Authority: Chapter 41.05 RCW.
182-12-175May a local government entity or tribal government entity applying for participation in PEBB insurance coverage include their retirees in the transfer unit? [Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160. WSR 09-23-102 (Order 09-02), § 182-12-175, filed 11/17/09, effective 1/1/10; WSR 08-20-128 (Order 08-03), § 182-12-175, filed 10/1/08, effective 1/1/09; WSR 07-20-129 (Order 07-01), § 182-12-175, filed 10/3/07, effective 11/3/07. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160, 41.05.350, and 41.05.165. WSR 05-16-046 (Order 05-01), § 182-12-175, filed 7/27/05, effective 8/27/05.] Repealed by WSR 12-20-022 (Order 2012-01), filed 9/25/12, effective 11/1/12. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160.
182-12-190May a retiree change health carriers at retirement? [Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160 and 41.05.165. WSR 04-18-039, § 182-12-190, filed 8/26/04, effective 1/1/05. Statutory Authority: Chapter 41.05 RCW. WSR 80-05-016 (Order 2-80), § 182-12-190, filed 4/10/80; Order 4-77, § 182-12-190, filed 11/17/77.] Repealed by WSR 07-20-129 (Order 07-01), filed 10/3/07, effective 11/3/07. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160.
182-12-210Extended self-pay medical and dental coverage. [Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.065. WSR 89-12-045 (Resolution No. 89-2), § 182-12-210, filed 6/2/89. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.010. WSR 88-19-078 (Resolution No. 88-4), § 182-12-210, filed 9/19/88. Statutory Authority: Chapter 41.05 RCW. WSR 87-07-034 (Resolution No. 87-2), § 182-12-210, filed 3/13/87; WSR 86-16-061 (Resolution No. 86-3), § 182-12-210, filed 8/5/86.] Repealed by WSR 91-11-010, filed 5/3/91, effective 6/3/91. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.010 and 41.05.025.
182-12-215Continued PEBB medical/dental coverage under COBRA. [Statutory Authority: Chapter 41.05 RCW. WSR 96-08-043, § 182-12-215, filed 3/29/96, effective 4/29/96. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.010 and 41.05.025. WSR 91-11-010, § 182-12-215, filed 5/3/91, effective 6/3/91.] Repealed by WSR 04-18-039, filed 8/26/04, effective 1/1/05. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160 and 41.05.165.
182-12-220Eligibility during appeal of dismissal. [Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160 and 41.05.165. WSR 03-17-031 (Order 02-07), § 182-12-220, filed 8/14/03, effective 9/14/03. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160. WSR 02-18-088 (Order 02-03), § 182-12-220, filed 9/3/02, effective 10/4/02. Statutory Authority: Chapter 41.05 RCW. WSR 96-08-043, § 182-12-220, filed 3/29/96, effective 4/29/96; WSR 86-16-061 (Resolution No. 86-3), § 182-12-220, filed 8/5/86.] Repealed by WSR 04-18-039, filed 8/26/04, effective 1/1/05. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160 and 41.05.165.
182-12-230Employer groups. [Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160. WSR 02-18-087 (Order 02-02), § 182-12-230, filed 9/3/02, effective 10/4/02. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160, 41.05.021 (1)(h). WSR 02-08-047 (Order 01-09), § 182-12-230, filed 3/29/02, effective 4/29/02.] Repealed by WSR 04-18-039, filed 8/26/04, effective 1/1/05. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.160 and 41.05.165.
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