Covered California announces new state subsidy special enrollment period

Covered California® has announced a new, short-term qualifying life event for the 2020 benefit year,
in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

This will allow certain consumers to enroll in benefits through a special enrollment period from Feb. 18th through August 31st, 2020.

This qualifying life event is available to consumers who:

  • Z Attest to not knowing about the new state subsidy or tax penalty OR
  • Z Are currently enrolled off-exchange but qualify and want to take advantage of the new state subsidies