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coverage

[′kəv·rij]
(communications)
(graphic arts)
In microfilming, the portion of a document plane included in the lens field.

coverage

1. A measure of the area over which a gallon of paint may be spread at a given thickness, usually expressed as square feet per gallon at 1 mil dry film.
2. The amount of surface that can be covered by a particular amount of roofing material.
3. The ratio of the area of the footprint of a building to the total area of the site on which it is located.

coverage

i. The ground area represented on imagery, photomaps, mosaics, maps, and other geographical presentation systems.
ii. A cover or protection, as the coverage of troops by their own air defense aircraft.
iii. An area in which radar can detect targets; referred to as radar coverage.
iv. An area on the ground covered by the cameras of an aircraft.
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When an APTC user files a tax return for a coverage year, in the spring after the end of the coverage year, the user is supposed to figure out whether the IRS provided too little or too much APTC help.
It is clearly different from the pension benefit since it is provided to an insured person whose insurance coverage years are less than 15 years and is at least 60 years of age and has resigned from work and withdrawn from insurance coverage.
However, beneficiaries may update their effective prices depending on the remaining time in the coverage year.
Finally, we confirm our results by estimating a "placebo" model without data for coverage year 2010 that falsely assumes that the ACA was implemented in 2009.
Generally, most standard policies will cover claims for at least $1 million during any coverage year (although some may cover less, depending upon the carrier and advisor).
And the pool is renewed at the start of each coverage year, so insureds don't need to worry about how much benefit they used the year before or whether or not they'll have dollars to roll over for major dental work.
2) Automate the transfer of patient balances from one Part D plan to another when beneficiaries change plans within the coverage year.
Under Schering-Plough's design, Medicare Part D beneficiaries are still eligible for free drugs if they meet the income eligibility requirements for the patient assistance plans and have already spent at least 3% of their household income on outpatient prescription drugs that coverage year.
Exchange plan users can also choose to get the tax credit in the form of an "advance premium tax credit," while the coverage year is still under way, to reduce the amount of cash they have to pay every month to the health insurer.
Often employees fail to take steps to evaluate their personal life insurance needs and simply maintain the same amount of life insurance coverage year to year - receiving only basic employer-paid coverage," said Todd Katz, vice president of MetLife's Institutional Business.
The government pays the tax credit subsidy money to the exchange plan issuers while the coverage year is under way, to cut the amount of cash the exchange plan users have to pay out of their own pockets for premiums.
attention is drawn to the fact that in the event that the contractor is a temporary consortium (joint or joint and several liability), all members of the group involved in the coverage year guarantee (Cf section 9.