Special Circumstances for Health Coverage Enrollment
Penalties for Non-Coverage
Adults 18 to 64 years of age must be enrolled in health coverage, or face a penalty. Penalties for 2015 are still applicable to all months of non-coverage beginning April 1. If coverage is purchased prior to April 1, 2015, penalties do not apply for the year.
Marylanders who are eligible for Medicaid can apply for Medicaid at any time and can enroll year-round. Coverage begins immediately. To enroll, individuals can enroll by going to Maryland Health Connection.
Enrolling During Life Changes & Special Circumstances