Serving those who serve South Carolina

Spouses

An eligible spouse

  • Is a spouse, as defined by South Carolina law
  • A former spouse who is required to be covered by a divorce decree.

 

You may cover your current spouse or your former spouse, but you cannot cover both spouses under any PEBA insurance program.

 

A spouse eligible for coverage as an employee of any participating group, including a local subdivision, or as a state-funded retiree, may not be covered as a spouse under any plan. A spouse who is a permanent, part-time teacher may be covered as an employee or as a spouse, but not as both. A spouse who is a non-funded retiree may be covered as a retiree or as a spouse, but not as both.

202 Arbor Lake Drive

Columbia, SC 29223

803.737.6800 | 888.260.9430

Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Links

Connect with us

State of South Carolina

S.C. Code of Laws

© 2016 South Carolina Public Employee Benefit Authority

Data classification: public information