Health & Welfare Eligibility
In order to become initially eligible for benefits as an Active Covered Participant from the Plan, you must be in the Eligible Class and either have 600 or more Credited Hours in the consecutive 6 calendar month period or have 1,200 or more Credited Hours in the consecutive 12 calendar month period. Coverage will begin within 60 days of receipt of 600th hour.
In order to continue to receive benefits as an Active Covered Participant from the Plan at the beginning of any Benefit Period, you must be in the eligible class and have met the eligibility requirements during the immediately preceding Qualifying Work Period(s)
|April 1st Eligibility Work Periods||Minimum Hours Requirement|
|July 1 to December 31||600 Hours or More|
|January 1 to December 31||1,200 Hours or More|
|October 1st Eligibility Work Periods||Minimum Hours Requirement|
|January 1 to June 30||600 Hours or More|
|July 1 to June 30||1,200 Hours or More|
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