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Frequently Asked Questions Same Sex Domestic Partner Benefits

Is my same-sex domestic partner/spouse entitled to coverage under the Federal Employees Dental and Vision Insurance Program (FEDVIP)?

Your same-sex spouse is entitled to such coverage. The Federal Employee Dental and Vision Benefits Enhancement Act of 2004, codified at 5 U.S.C. §§ 8951-8992, limits coverage to spouses and children.  

 

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