If an individual enrolls during the GEP, follow DI 40510.150C.1. above. Coverage for GEP enrollments begins on July 1 of the current year.
Do not process a temporary award and interim notice for applications filed in January
through March. Necessary processing should be completed before the first possible
month of entitlement to Premium HI.
EXCEPTION: If there is no decision by June 1, process an interim award and send an interim notice
to the individual.