Archive for February, 2009

COBRA Premium Subsidy Now Reality

Monday, February 23rd, 2009

The Law
Employers / Plan Sponsors who are subject to state or federal COBRA must provide premium subsidies of no less than 65% of regular COBRA premium to “Assistance Eligible Individuals” beginning March 1, 2009. Employers must provide notice of the subsidy’s availability to all eligible individuals within 60 days of the law’s enactment.