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Option Transfer Period for Contract Colleges
Option Transfer Period/Open Enrollment closes at 4:30 p.m. (EST) on December 24. The PS404 form and the FSA paper enrollment form must be delivered to Benefit Services and postmarked on or before December 31, 2013.
The Option Transfer Period is the time of the year when New York State announces the health insurance plan changes and rates for the upcoming year. You will be receiving information directly from the New York State Department of Civil Service.
As a reminder, during an Option Transfer:
If you have any questions about the Option Transfer Period, please call or email the Resource Center at (607) 255-3936 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please Note: A new federal law goes into effect in 2013 limiting the amount that you can put into the medical care reimbursement account to $2,500 per employee in a year. Dependent care reimbursement accounts will retain the maximum cap of $5,000 under the new law.