THE INSURANCE CODE OF 1956 (EXCERPT)
Act 218 of 1956
500.3406g Policy or certificate offering dependent coverage to child; denial of enrollment on certain grounds prohibited.
An insurer that delivers, issues for delivery, or renews in this state an expense-incurred hospital, medical, or surgical policy or certificate that offers dependent coverage shall not deny enrollment to an insured's child on any of the following grounds:
(a) The child was born out of wedlock.
(b) The child is not claimed as a dependent on the insured's federal income tax return.
(c) The child does not reside with the insured or in the insurer's service area.
History: Add. 1995, Act 237, Eff. Mar. 28, 1996
Popular Name: Act 218
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