Rule 20:06:40:10 Creditable coverage and preexisting waiting periods for newborn and adopted children.
coverage and preexisting waiting periods for newborn and adopted children
(repealed January 1, 2014). A child who was covered as a
dependent within 31 days of the date of birth under the policy of a parent, or
within 31 days after the start of the adoption bonding period under the policy
of a prospective parent in the case of a child who has been placed for
adoption, is not subject to the creditable coverage requirement of 12 months
and qualifies as having 12 months of creditable coverage pursuant to SDCL 58-18-44 if any creditable coverage has been in force within the preceding 63 days. Waiting periods for preexisting conditions may not be imposed on children who meet the requirements of this section.
24 SDR 35, effective September 29, 1997; 39 SDR 203, adopted June 10, 2013,
repealed January 1, 2014.
Authority: SDCL 58-18-79.
Implemented: SDCL 58-18-32, 58-18-44, 58-18-45, 58-18-79.
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