How does the special enrollment period work?
Special enrollment in California
- You qualify for a special enrollment period if you have a certain life event.
- You generally have 60 days from the date of your qualifying life event to enroll for health coverage or change your plan.
- In most cases, you need to have proof of your life event.
- In some cases, such as loss of coverage, you have 60 days before and 60 days after your qualifying life event to apply for coverage or change your plan.
2 Choose the qualifying life event that best matches your situation:
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