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45 CFR--PART 146

View Printed Federal Register page 85 FR 29259 in PDF format.

Amendment(s) published May 14, 2020, in 85 FR 29259

Effective Dates: July 13, 2020

2. Section 146.145 is amended by adding paragraph (b)(3)(viii)(E) to read as follows:

§146.145   Special rules relating to group health plans.

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(E) Notice requirement. For plan years beginning on or after January 11, 2021, the HRA or other account-based group health plan must provide a notice that describes conditions pertaining to eligibility to receive benefits, annual or lifetime caps, or other limits on benefits under the plan, and a description or summary of the benefits. This notice must be provided no later than 90 days after an employee becomes a participant and annually thereafter, in a manner reasonably calculated to ensure actual receipt by participants eligible for the HRA or other account-based group health plan.

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