Under current law, if your plan covers children, you can now add or keep your children on your health insurance policy until they turn 26 years old.
Adult children up to the age of 26 can stay on a parent’s health insurance plan, due to the Affordable Care Act. Plans and issuers in the individual market as well as employers are required to offer dependent coverage for married and unmarried children. Regardless of the penalty.
If a parent’s health insurance plan covers dependents, you usually can be added to their plan and stay on it until you turn Job-based plans: Your parent can add you to their insurance during the plan’s yearly Open Enrollment Period or during a Special Enrollment Period.
Learn about the health insurance choices for young adults 30 and under in the for a single person, about $23, or less for a married couple with no children.