Summary Annual Report - Washington and Lee University Health and Welfare Plan

SUMMARY ANNUAL REPORT
For Washington and Lee University Health and Welfare Plan

This is a summary of the annual report of the Washington and Lee University Health and Welfare Plan, EIN 54-0505977, Plan No. 510, a welfare benefit plan, for period July 01, 2018 through June 30, 2019. The annual report has been filed with the Employee Benefits Security Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, as required under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA).

Washington and Lee University has committed itself to pay certain health care claims incurred under the terms of the plan.

Insurance Information

The plan has contracts with Symetra Life Insurance Company and Unicare Life & Health Insurance Company to pay vision, life insurance, and long-term disability claims incurred under the terms of the plan. The total premiums paid for the plan year ending June 30, 2019 were $499,164.

Your Rights to Additional Information

You have the right to receive a copy of the full annual report, or any part thereof, on request. The items listed below are included in that report:

  • insurance information, including sales commissions paid by insurance carriers.

To obtain a copy of the full annual report, or any part thereof, write or call the office of Washington and Lee University in care of Mary Main who is the Plan Administrator at 204 West Washington Street, Lexington, VA 24450, or by telephone at (540) 458-8920. The charge to cover copying costs will be $2.75 for the full annual report, or $0.25 per page for any part thereof.

You also have the legally protected right to examine the annual report at the main office of the plan (Washington and Lee University, 204 West Washington Street, Lexington, VA 24450) and at the U.S. Department of Labor in Washington, D.C., or to obtain a copy from the U.S. Department of Labor upon payment of copying costs. Requests to the Department should be addressed to: Public Disclosure Room, Room N-1513, Employee Benefits Security Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20210.

Paperwork Reduction Act Statement

According to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L.104-13)(PRA), no persons are required to respond to a collection of information unless such collection displays a valid Office of Management and Budget (OMB) control number. The Department notes that a Federal agency cannot conduct or sponsor a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. See 44 U.S.C. 3507. Also, notwithstanding any other provisions of law, no person shall be subject to penalty for failing to comply with a collection of information if the collection of information does not display a currently valid OMB control number. See 44 U.S.C. 3512. 

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