COBRA Second Election Period

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About the COBRA second election period


This second election period is for individuals who are eligible and receive Trade Readjustment Allowances (TRA), individuals who would be eligible to receive TRA, but have not yet exhausted their unemployment insurance (UI) benefits, and individuals receiving benefits under Alternative Trade Adjustment Assistance (ATAA) or Reemployment Trade Adjustment Assistance (RTAA), and who did not elect COBRA during the general election period.


If you are a TAA participant and believe this situation applies to you, please refer to the FAQs on COBRA Continuation Health Coverage for more information, with special attention to Question 9.

Trade Adjustment Assistance Workers Program