The Federal Eye: domestic partners

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 02/27/2014

Federal health-insurance program won’t add self-plus-one option until 2016

The FEHB insurance program for federal workers and retirees won’t be able to offer the choice for two years.

By Eric Yoder  |  09:00 AM ET, 02/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  domestic partners, family coverage, federal employees, FEHBP, health insurance, self plus one

Posted at 11:50 AM ET, 11/27/2012

Benefits expansion for domestic partners would have small impact on costs, CBO says

Extending federal employee health insurance and retirement survivor benefits to same-sex domestic partners would have a relatively small impact on the number of people covered and the cost of those programs, according to an analysis done for Congress.

By Eric Yoder  |  11:50 AM ET, 11/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  domestic partners, federal employees, federal employment benefits, federal health insurance, federal retirement