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SPD (Summary Plan Description)

An important document that the plan administrator must automatically provide to participants which explains what coverage the plan offers, how the plan operates and the rights and responsibilities of participants and beneficiaries. A SPD also must be given to participants and beneficiaries upon request. Each plan's SPD is different. If you need a copy of the SPD, contact your plan administrator.


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