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OPM Extends Open Enrollment Period for Dental and Vision

By on December 12, 2016 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
OPM Extends Open Enrollment Period for Dental and Vision

OPM has announced that the open enrollment period for the dental and vision programs has been extended two days due to technical problems with the enrollment website.

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Extending FEHB Coverage for Children of Same-Sex Domestic Partners

By on December 7, 2016 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Extending FEHB Coverage for Children of Same-Sex Domestic Partners

OPM has published an interim final rule to create a regulatory exception that allows children of same-sex domestic partners living overseas to maintain FEHB coverage for an extended period of time.

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Resources to Help You Prepare for Benefits Open Season

By on August 23, 2016 in Human Resources, Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Resources to Help You Prepare for Benefits Open Season

The Office of Personnel Management has released some documents to help federal workers prepare for the upcoming benefits open season this fall.

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Benefits for Children of Same-Sex Domestic Partners

By on October 6, 2015 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Benefits for Children of Same-Sex Domestic Partners

As a result of a Supreme Court decision issued in June that allows same-sex couples to marry in all states, OPM notes that agencies are no longer allowed to add children of same-sex domestic partners to FEHB enrollments.

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Coming Soon: 2015 Federal Benefits Open Season

By on September 8, 2015 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Coming Soon: 2015 Federal Benefits Open Season

Federal Benefits Open Season is coming up this fall. The Office of Personnel Management has released some important information about Open Season and your benefits.

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OPM: Supreme Court Ruling on Gay Marriage Won't Change Your Benefits

By on July 6, 2015 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
OPM: Supreme Court Ruling on Gay Marriage Won't Change Your Benefits

The Office of Personnel Management has issued a memo which says that the recent Supreme Court ruling upholding gay marriage will not have any impact on federal employee benefits.

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OPM Issues Final Rule on Federal Employees Dental and Vision Insurance Programs

By on July 17, 2014 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
OPM Issues Final Rule on Federal Employees Dental and Vision Insurance Programs

The Office of Personnel Management has issued a final rule that will allow some federal employees to make changes to their dental and vision insurance programs outside of the normal open enrollment period.

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DOMA, SCOTUS and 8/26

By on July 28, 2013 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

August 26, 2013, is an important day for federal employees and retirees who are in legally recognized same-sex marriages. The author explains the significance of this date for people in this situation.

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Official OPM Guidance on Coverage for Same Sex Spouses

By on July 3, 2013 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

OPM has officially released guidance on coverage for same sex spouses in light of the recent Supreme Court Decision on DOMA.

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Guidance from OPM on Supreme Court’s DOMA Ruling

By on June 28, 2013 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

OPM has begun issuing guidance for benefits that will be affected from the Supreme Court ruling the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) unconstitutional.

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