Active Health Summary Plan Description
As of September 1, 2017
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Revised Amendment No. 7
To the Summary Plan Description of the Southern California IBEW-NECA Health Trust Fund Restated As Of September 1, 2017

This revised amendment to the Southern California IBEW-NECA Health Trust Fund Summary Plan Description, for Eligible Active Participants and their Eligible Dependents, effective as of September 1, 2017, as amended, is made by the Board of Trustees of the Southern California IBEW-NECA Health Trust Fund (“Board of Trustees”) with reference to the following facts and circumstances.

The Board of Trustees has reserved to themselves the ability to amend the Plan from time to time.

  1. Due to the California Executive Order N-33-20: Statewide Stay at Home (and Local Orders, State and Federal Law), the Board of Trustees wishes to temporarily amend the Summary Plan Description to extend the subsidized COBRA program benefits for six consecutive months for Participants and their eligible dependents losing eligibility due to a reduction in hours or loss of employment for a loss of coverage first occurring on or after March 1, 2020 through and including July 1, 2020.

NOW THEREFORE, Section 17.1.B is amended to add the following paragraph:

The Subsidized COBRA benefit is available for six consecutive months for Active Plan Participants and their eligible dependents losing eligibility due to a reduction in hours or loss of employment for a loss of coverage first occurring on or after March 1, 2020 through and including July 1, 2020.

All other terms and conditions of the Plan shall remain in full force and effect.

Executed this 30th day of April, 2020, in Commerce, California.

BOARD OF TRUSTEES
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA IBEW-NECA HEALTH TRUST FUND

BY: Signature on File
Chairman

BY: Signature on File
Secretary