Health and Welfare Trust definition

Health and Welfare Trust means a non-profit, union-sponsored tax-exempt trust organized under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act, 29 U.S.C. section 1001 et seq. to provide health-related benefits to workers and their families.

Examples of Health and Welfare Trust in a sentence

  • Health and Welfare Trust Fund seeks injunctive relief and economic reimbursement to recover moneys expended by Fund to provide medical treatment to its participants and beneficiaries suffering from smoking-related illnesses.

  • It is understood and intended by the parties to this Agreement that the purpose of this clause is to establish an Employer financed Health and Welfare Trust and that contributions thereto shall not be deemed to be wages to which any employee shall have any right other than the right to have such contributions paid over to the Trust fund in accordance herewith.

  • It is agreed that the Union may use employee surpluses or increased employee contributions to improve benefits provided by the Health and Welfare Trust.

  • The current practice for surpluses generated by the Health and Welfare Trust is for both parties to take a contribution holiday.

  • This payment, in-lieu of contributions to the Insurance Plan administered by the CLAC Health and Welfare Trust Fund, will not be less than the contributions that would have been made on behalf of the employee if he/she were still eligible for the Insurance Plan.

  • CODE 5 Time off for Union Health and Welfare Trustees to be charged to Health and Welfare Trust.

  • The existing Health and Welfare Trust Fund known as the Southern California Drug Benefit Fund (hereinafter “Benefit Fund”) shall be continued as modified herein.

  • However, this shall not affect the right of the Trustees of the IBEW/NECA Sound and Communications Health and Welfare Trust Fund to protect the financial integrity of the Plan for health benefits provided herein should the Labor-Management Committee fail to take action to provide that premiums paid are sufficient to support benefits provided.

  • The contributions shall be paid to the IBEW/NECA Sound and Communications Health and Welfare Trust Fund, a jointly trusted Health and Welfare Trust Fund created pursuant to Section 302(c) of the Labor Management Relations Act.

  • The Bargaining parties authorize the Trustees of District Council 16 Health and Welfare Trust to take such actions as are necessary to address any details required to fully comply with the Affordable Care Act.

Related to Health and Welfare Trust

  • Health and Welfare Plans means any Benefit Plan that was established or is maintained for the purpose of providing for its participants or their beneficiaries, through the purchase of insurance or otherwise, medical (including preferred provider organization, exclusive provider organization, and high deductible health plan coverages), dental, prescription, vision, short-term disability, long-term disability, life and accidental death and dismemberment, employee assistance, group legal services, wellness, cafeteria (including premium payment, health flexible spending account, and dependent care flexible spending account components), travel reimbursement, transportation, or other benefits in the event of sickness, accident, disability, death, or unemployment, vacation benefits, apprenticeship or other training programs, day care centers, scholarship funds, or prepaid legal services, including any such plan, fund, or program as defined in Section 3(1) of ERISA.

  • Health and Welfare Benefits means any form of insurance or similar benefit programs, which may include but not be limited to, medical, hospitalization, surgical, prescription drug, dental, optical, psychiatric, life, or long-term disability.

  • Retiree Health Plan means an "employee welfare benefit plan" within the meaning of Section 3(1) of ERISA that provides benefits to individuals after termination of their employment, other than as required by Section 601 of ERISA.

  • Welfare Plan means a “welfare plan” as defined in Section 3(1) of ERISA.

  • Welfare Plans shall have the meaning set forth in Section 3.2.4.

  • Health Plans means any and all individual and family health and hospitalization insurance and/or self-insurance plans, medical reimbursement plans, prescription drug plans, dental plans and other health and/or wellness plans.

  • Retiree means any person who has begun accruing a retirement

  • Health and Safety Plan means a documented plan which addresses hazards identified and includes safe work procedures to mitigate, reduce or control the hazards identified;

  • Home health aide means an individual employed by a home health agency to provide home health services under the direction of a registered nurse or therapist.

  • health and safety file means a file, or other record containing the information in writing required by these Regulations "health and safety plan" means a site, activity or project specific documented plan in accordance with the client's health and safety specification;

  • Health means physical or mental health; and

  • Retiree Welfare Plan means, at any time, a Welfare Plan that provides for continuing coverage or benefits for any participant or any beneficiary of a participant after such participant's termination of employment, other than continuation coverage provided pursuant to Section 4980B of the IRC and at the sole expense of the participant or the beneficiary of the participant.

  • Health plan or "health benefit plan" means any policy,

  • Health and Human Services Commission or “HHSC” means the administrative agency established under Chapter 531, Texas Government Code, or its designee.

  • Health care provider or "provider" means: