Effective October 20, 1996 grandchildren of custodial grandparents will be eligible dependents on all health, dental, and vision plans, whether or not formal adoption has occurred. This eligibility is contingent on documentation which is acceptable to the Health Plan.

  1. Retiree Health Savings Account

The County will implement a retiree health savings plan in which the bargaining unit may elect to participate. The terms under which the retiree health savings plan will operate will be determined through the joint Labor/Management Committee process.

In the event an employee separates from County employment with less than ten (10) years of service, he or she will forfeit the County contribution.