3.   In cases where entities choose to provide dependent health benefits coverage to employees’ domestic partners pursuant to section 1 of P.L.1979, c.391 (C. 18A:16-12) or N.J.S.40A:10-16, such coverage shall continue during the employees’ retirement under the provisions of sections 7 and 8 of P.L.1979, c.391 (C. 18A:16-18 and C. 18A:16-19), N.J.S. 40A:10-22 and N.J.S. 40A:10-23.  Nothing in this section shall be construed to limit an entity’s right to extend benefits to, or withdraw benefits from, an employee or dependents of an employee.


Terms Used In New Jersey Statutes 26:8A-13

  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.