For the purposes of determining eligibility for small employer coverage, a sole proprietor
and the sole proprietor's spouse are not considered employees with respect to a sole
proprietorship that consists only of the sole proprietor and the sole proprietor's
spouse. A partner and a partner's spouse are not employees of a partnership that consists
solely of partners and their spouses. Employer group health benefit plans shall not be issued, marketed, or sold to a
sole proprietorship or partnership without employees directly or indirectly through
any arrangement. Only individual health benefit plans shall be sold to any entity without employees.
FindLaw Codes may not reflect the most recent version of the law in your jurisdiction. Please verify the status of the code you are researching with the state legislature or via Westlaw before relying on it for your legal needs.
Was this helpful?
Response sent, thank you
Welcome to FindLaw's Cases & Codes
A free source of state and federal court opinions, state laws, and the United States Code. For more information about the legal concepts addressed by these cases and statutes, visit FindLaw's Learn About the Law.