Optional Life Insurance
Description of Benefit
Eligibility for Benefit
A member on military leave without pay may continue optional life coverage for the duration of the leave period as long as the premiums are paid. If a member does not pay the required premium, coverage ceases during the leave period.
Benefits upon Return to VRS Employment
Coverage continues with premiums paid through payroll deduction. Member may drop optional coverage while on leave without pay for active military service and be reinstated without having to provide evidence of good health for the same or lesser amount. The deduction must resume immediately upon reemployment in a covered position.