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Title 5: Administrative Personnel
§870.708 MRA-plus-10 annuitants.
(a) The Basic insurance of an individual whose coverage terminates under §870.601(b), and who meets the requirements for continuing Basic insurance after retirement as stated in §870.701(a), resumes on the starting date of annuity or on the date OPM receives the application for annuity, whichever is later. The individual must file an election as provided in §870.701(c) so that OPM receives it within 60 days after OPM mails a notice of insurance eligibility and an election form.
(b) Optional insurance of an individual whose coverage terminates under §870.602(b), and who meets the requirements for continuing Optional insurance after retirement under §870.701(e), resumes on the starting date of annuity or on the date OPM receives the application for annuity, whichever is later.
[62 FR 48731, Sept. 17, 1997. Redesignated at 64 FR 72463, Dec. 28, 1999]